• Bivalve
    Photographer: John Weinstein : Field Museum of Natural History - Photography Division
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History
    Description: Trace fossil of a bivalve from the sandwich beds of FBM Locality M. Arrow points to possible bivalve that apparently left the trail. This was probably an instance of a small current or perhaps a predator moving this piece along the bottom. Specimen is FMNH PE60951, and the shell that the arrow is pointing to measures 21 millimeters along the longest axis.
Catalog Number: PE 60951
Taxonomic Name: Apoidea
FM Catalog: Fossil Invertebrates
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Apoidea
Period: Paleogene
Earliest Epoch: Eocene
Earliest Age: Early Eocene / Wasatchian
Formation: Green River
Member: Fossil Butte
Coordinates Available?: Yes
Country: United States of America
State/Province/Territory: Wyoming
County: Lincoln
Township: Kemmerer
EMu IRN: 2344482
Occurrence ID: ba50ab1a-a69d-46bb-9220-b1fe01e6c04a

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