Three Fossil Leaves - Green River Formation, Utah

This is three fossil leaves from the Green River Formation, Utah. It contains two willow (Salix) leaves, the largest is 2.2" long and one .9" Mimosites leaf. All are in very good condition.

While the Green River Formation is best know for its fish fossils, other areas produce incredible plant fossils.

Comes with an acrylic stand.

A note on Green River leaf identifications. There are over 60 described leaf bearing plants from this formation, many of which have very similar leaves. We've done our best to provide identifications based on the resources available to us, but are not paleobotany experts, so we can not guarantee that all will be 100% correct.
Salix cockerelli, Mimosites coloradensis
Uintah County, Utah
Green River Formation
2.2" largest salix, .9" mimosites, 10.0 x 5.2" shale
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