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