Quercus mammutti

Quercus mammutti Name: Quercus mammutti   

Locality: Kalldorf, Germany  

Age: Late Tertiary  

Showcase: Fossil plants showcase  

Leaves of oak and closely related species are very common in Tertiary sediments, but other parts of the tree are rarely found preserved. Leaves of oak has also been found in Late Cretaceous rocks.  

Other plants in the exhibition   

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Publisert 18. mai 2011 16:00