Fossil Quercus (Oak) Leaf - Green River Formation

This is a fossil leaf from the plant Quercus petros, a type of oak. It is Eocene in age and comes from the Green River Formation. The dark preservation contrasts well against the lighter shale matrix.
DETAILS
SPECIES
Quercus petros
LOCATION
Uintah County, Utah
FORMATION
Green River Formation
SIZE
Fossil is 1.6" long, Matrix 3.3x3.05"
CATEGORY
ITEM
#16347
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