Glyptostrobus ungeri

Glyptostrobus ungeri Name: Glyptostrobus ungeri   

Locality: Kolfjellet, Svalbard, Norway  

Age: Tertiary, Miocene  

Showcase: Fossil plants showcase  

This species is related to the swamp Cypress and the Californian Giant Pine, existing today in China. In the Tertiary it was common all over Europe, Sibiria, Svalbard, Greenland, and North America.  

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Publisert 18. mai 2011 16:00