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Insect fossil

Insect fossil
Florissant, Teller County, Colorado, USA
Mr. Joseph Cancellare allowed me to photograph his large collection of insect fossils. We only had time to shoot a small part of his collection; which "consists of 2400 catalogued plants, insects, and fish fossils." For more information about his collection and fossil location go to:

Estimated age is 34.07 +/- 0.10 million years old.

Moved from ID Request.


Thank you John!
I think Bittacidae is more likely. Thank you again for your kind help.

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