Department of Vertebrate Paleontology, American Museum of Natural History, Specimen AMNH-FF-18924A
Fish are the most abundant of vertebrate fossils found at Florissant Fossil Beds.
Fossil shorebird skull
Denver Museum of Nature and Science
Fossil birds are rare at Florissant. The three species illustrated here have been found in the ancient lake beds.
Fossil skull from a small opossum
National Museum of Natural History, USNM-11955
A small variety of mammals have been discovered at Florissant Fossil Beds.
Last Updated: 05/27/2015