USA. Lampanyctus ( Lanternfish ) # 48

$30.00

1 in stock

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Description

Species: Lampanyctus petrolifer  Fish  # 48
Generic Name : Lanternfish
Age – Upper Miocene  ( 15 million years )
Location – Los Angeles County , California
Size -1 1/4 ” fish on a 2 ” x 1 1/2″ matrix
Price: $ 30.00

Special Note; you may ask yourself why so expensive ?  here is why
1- The matrix  is natural Chalk and I have never seen a fish fossil in chalk.
2- The location make this specimen quite rare ,tell me when you saw fish  fossils coming from Los Angeles ???
3- This specimen comes from an old collecting site that to my knowledge is no longer available to collect.

 

Additional information

Weight 1 lbs
Dimensions 3 × 2 × 2 in