- Photographer: Dov Scher : Field Museum of Natural History
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Description: Winged fruit possibly of the Mistletoe Family Loranthaceae Early Eocene (50 million years ago) Wyoming, USA Geology Specimen # PP43955 Individual Green River fossil specimens.Catalog Number: PP 43955Taxonomic Name: Lagokarpos lacustrisFM Catalog: PaleobotanyObject Kind: Hand SpecimenPhylum: MagnoliophytaPeriod: PaleogeneEarliest Epoch: EoceneEarliest Age: YpresianFormation: Green RiverMember: Fossil ButteCoordinates Available?: NoRegion/Area: Fossil LakeCountry: United States of AmericaState/Province/Territory: WyomingCounty: LincolnTownship: KemmererEMu IRN: 2297557Occurrence ID: 0d5d1caf-3246-447f-a77d-e4888093cb67
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