Glyptostrobus bilinicus

Glyptostrobus bilinicus Name: Glyptostrobus bilinicus   

Locality: Preschen, Bohemia, The Czeck Republic  

Age: Tertiary, Oligocene  

Showcase: Fossil plants showcase  

A conifer related to the Swamp Cypress, who also sheds long needles every year. The family appears for the first time in the early Cretaceous and is very common in the Tertiary. The trunks have contributed to many of the Tertiary brown-coal layers.  

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Publisert 18. mai 2011 16:00