Plantae

  • Fruit
    Photographer: John Weinstein : Field Museum of Natural History
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History
    Description: An unidentified five-winged fruit. Left) Specimen FMNH PP43957 from the 18-inch layer of FBM Locality A, 35 millimeters in height. Right) Another specimen also showing a smaller bud. Specimen is FMNH PP46525 from the 18-inch layer of FBM Locality A measuring 41 millimeters in height.
Catalog Number: PP 46525
Taxonomic Name: Plantae
FM Catalog: Paleobotany
Object Kind: Hand Specimen
Period: Paleogene
Earliest Epoch: Eocene
Earliest Age: Ypresian
Formation: Green River
Member: Fossil Butte
Coordinates Available?: No
Country: United States of America
State/Province/Territory: Wyoming
EMu IRN: 2300452
Occurrence ID: be3c269e-bf89-4088-ba15-6e982565560b

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