Double Ashplate Palm Frond

Species: Sabalites
Location: Green River Formation, Wyoming USA
Age: 55 million years (Eocene)
Size: H140cm W150cm D5cm
Price: P.O.A.
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Rare and quite unique double palm frond from the ash layer in Green River. Arguably the most aesthetically appealing finds from the Green River Formation are its amazing palm fronds. Considered rare in this geologic formation due to the low probability of preservation of the delicate organic material, these wonderful fossil plants evoke the subtropical climate of North America during the Eocene

  • double ash palm

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