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Fossil Fish Knightia Sp. Taouz 210mm

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Fish from Taouz fossil formation of S.E. Morocco, bony fish fossilised in limestones which have now been extracted cleaned and cut to form plates which exhibit the fine fossilisation of the small bony tissue preservation.

Location - Ramlia, Taouz, Western Desert, Southern Morocco, North Africa
Provenance - Provenance: yovanovitchi Arambourg 1954 [may be a new species: Cavin and Dutheil-1999]
Genus - Bony fish sp.

TFS0344 - Bony fish measurements.
Height: 12.2 cm
Width: 9 cm
Depth: 2 cm
Weight: 292 g

TFS0347 - Bony fish measurements.
Height: 8.3 cm
Width: 15 cm
Depth: 1 cm
Weight: 260 g

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Available here are a selection of fish from Morocco, small fish on plates which exhibit fine fossilisation displaying bony tissue preservation.

TFS0344/TFS0347: Bony fish of the Taouz deposits, Morocco dating from the upper Cretaceous - Eocene periods, approximately 90 - 50 million years ago ( the Cretaceous Period last for approximately 79 million years from 130 to 65 million years, when a mass extinction event [KT boundary] ends the period), for more information on these Moroccan bony fish ...Read more about this

Additional Information

Age Eocene
Origin North America