Stickleback Fish - Fossil

Fish per Plaque: 1
Quality: Standard
Sale price$40.00 CAD


Mined from: Lahanton Beds, Hazen, Nevada, U.S.A

Era: Pliocene
Geological Age: 5.3-2.6 mya

Description: These fresh water fish are Sticklebacks that are have been preserved in this  Diatomaceous Earth plate. The rust/orange colour makes us wonder how they died, possibly a mass die-off from an ash fall event or algal bloom. This fossil is extremely delicate so it is encouraged not to disturb it once it is on display.

Approximate Size of 1 piece: 17.5cm x 10cm x 1cm
Approximate Weight of 1 piece: 70g

Quantity: 1 fossil plate

We do our best to buy quality products- although not every rock is the same. If you choose to purchase the "staff pick option", we will select the best of the batch for you. Otherwise, it will be at random from the larger batch we have in stock.

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