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Large Plate Of Unusual Acrostichum Leaves
Stock Number  FPUX02
Fossil Plant of the Week

Name:   Acrostichum hesperium
Age:  Eocene
Formation:  Green River Formation
Location:  Bonanza, Utah
Size:  Plate is 5.0'' X 8.7''
Price:  $49.00



Here is an extremely uncommon specimen of fossil leaves. This is Acrostichum hesperium from the Eocene of Utah. There are two examples of Acrostichum leaves on this slab. This plant has large leaves with fine, net-like venation which is wonderfully displayed on this specimen. The fossil leaves have excellent, natural color and contrast and are well presented on the thin plate of matrix. This is a very nice specimen of this highly unusual fossil plant from the Green River Formation.

This fossil was collected and obtained legally, and is also being sold legally.



A Certificate of Authenticity from EXTINCTIONS is included with this specimen.