Taxodium cf. distinctum

Taxodium cf. distinctum Name: Taxodium cf. distinctum   

Locality: Schosnitz by Kanth, Poland  

Age: Tertiary, Oligocene  

Showcase: Fossil plants showcase  

A cypress from the swamps. In Central Europe there were swamp forest with cypresses closely related to the recent form living today in America. The discovery was made in clay between brown coal layers.  

Other plants in the exhibition   

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Publisert 18. mai 2011 16:00