|Evolution of plants
ferns The oldest
Four very old plants Parka Myriapods Crock Hey (Seed) ferns Scorpion Lepidodendron Sigillaria Calamites
Wood of Calamites Cordaites The leaf of Neuropteris Little animals Graissessac Psaronius Permian of Lodève
Bayreuth Yorkshire Gymnosperm wood Tree fern Tempskya Palm wood Hardwood Manosque Links Eight fossils
This tree, in size up to 40 meters, grew in the coal-swamps
of the Carboniferous.
It has yielded many kinds of fossils.
Click the parts of the tree to see photos of these fossils.
underground parts, stem, branches, foliage, cones.