|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 Manosque Links Eight fossils
This is a restoration of a frond of the seed fern tree Neuropteris attenuata, living in the Upper Carboniferous.
Click the outlined part of the drawing to see a fossil of it.
Click here to see another specimen with attached Cyclopteris.