.42" Fossil Weevil (Curculionoidae) - Green River Formation, Utah

This is a .42" fossil Weevil (Curculionoidae) from the Green River Formation, Uintah County, Utah. Also known as snout beetles, Weevils are a common member of the Order Coleoptera, the beetles. This specimen shows nice preservation that includes the eye.

While this formation is best known for well preserved fossil fish found in Wyoming, other sections of the formation contain a very diverse insect fauna.

Comes with an acrylic stand.
DETAILS
SPECIES
Weevil (Curculionoidae)
LOCATION
Uintah County, Utah
FORMATION
Green River Formation
SIZE
.42" Weevil, 3.2 x 2.7" rock
CATEGORY
ITEM
#108820
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