Crinum

  • Fossil insect
    Photographer: John Weinstein : Field Museum of Natural History - Photography Division
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History
    Description: Fossil insect, on reverse side of a slab with a fossil plant.
  • Fossil insect
    Photographer: John Weinstein : Field Museum of Natural History - Photography Division
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History
    Description: Fossil insect, on reverse side of a slab with a fossil plant.
  • Fossil insect
    Photographer: John Weinstein : Field Museum of Natural History - Photography Division
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History
    Description: Fossil insect, on reverse side of a slab with a fossil plant.
  • Fossil plant
    Photographer: John Weinstein : Field Museum of Natural History - Photography Division
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History
    Description: Fossil plant, on reverse side of a slab with a fossil insect.
  • Fossil plant
    Photographer: John Weinstein : Field Museum of Natural History - Photography Division
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History
    Description: Fossil plant, on reverse side of a slab with a fossil insect.
  • Undescribed monocot flowers
    Photographer: John Weinstein : Field Museum of Natural History - Photography Division
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History
    Description: Undescribed monocot flowers, possibly of the Family Amaryllidaceae, from the 18-inch layer of FBM Locality A. This is the most common flower in the FBM 18-inch layer, and it is known by well over 100 specimens. Top left) Specimen FMNH PP53390 from FBM Locality A, measuring 57 millimeters in height. Top right) Specimen FMNH PP55058 from FBM Locality E measuring 41 millimeters in length. Bottom left) Specimen FMNH PP53583 from FBM Locality A, measuring 62 millimeters in height along curve. Bottom right) Specimen FMNH PP55060 from FBM Locality E measuring 88 millimeters in height along curve
Catalog Number: PP 55058 A+B
Taxonomic Name: Crinum
FM Catalog: Paleobotany
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Order: Asparagales
Family: Amaryllidaceae
Period: Paleogene
Earliest Epoch: Eocene
Earliest Age: Ypresian
Formation: Green River
Morphology: Flower
Member: Fossil Butte
Coordinates Available?: No
EMu IRN: 2305069
Occurrence ID: af6fc04a-85e6-4676-9189-12956da89118

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