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To study the 130-million-year-old plant, researchers had to slowly dissolve the limestone surrounding the fossils.

​Fossilised remains of world’s oldest flower discovered in Spain

To study the plant, researchers had to slowly dissolve the limestone surrounding the fossils.

Fossilized plants are more difficult to identify than living plants because their parts often become separated before they are preserved. The plant that produced this flower may be impossible to identify because it is not attached to the rest of the plant. National Park Service photo.

Unidentified, Fossilized Flower Specimen -- Photo by Arvid Aase of Fossil Country Museum

Perfectly preserved for more than 300 million years, this horsetail carries secrets from the Carboniferous period. Primitive vascular plants, horsetails (genus Equisetum) are often found in coal deposits

10 Weirdest Fossils

Perfectly preserved for more than 300 million years, a horsetail carries secrets from the Carboniferous period. Primitive vascular plants, horsetails (genus Equisetum) are often found in coal deposits.

UNUSUAL JURASSIC FOSSIL LOBSTER Cycleryon sp. Upper Jurassic Solnhofen formation, Germany The Cycleryon is a lobster-like crustacean that possessed a heavily armoured carapace, thin claws, and strong legs for swimming.

A highly unusual Jurassic age lobster fossil, Cycleryon sp from the Upper Jurassic Solnhofen formation, Germany The Cycleryon is a lobster-like crustacean that possessed a heavily armoured carapace, thin claws, and strong legs for swimming.

fish fossils images | fossil fish sales information click to enlarge fossil pictures

fish fossils images | fossil fish sales information click to enlarge fossil pictures

Lepidodendron - part of multiple specimen - Wayne County Ohio fossils - Gallery - The Fossil Forum

Lepidodendron - part of multiple specimen - Wayne County Ohio fossils - Gallery - The Fossil Forum

Mushroom fossil. Cooksonia.

Cooksonia pertoni - Mushroom fossil (~ tall) from Shropshire, UK, from the Upper Silurian. Much thanks to Hans Steur for permitting us to share his work. Botany Photo of the Day UBC Botanical Garden & Center for Plant Research

The discovery of three fossilised turtles has resolved a long-running debate about how the creatures' shells evolved

Fossils reveal how the turtle got its shell

Fossils reveal how the turtle got its shell - The discovery of three fossilized turtles has resolved a long-running debate about how the creatures' shells evolved

Fossil evidence of limb regeneration in 300 million year old amphibian

Fossil evidence of limb regeneration in 300 million year old amphibian

Extinct Animals, Dinosaur Fossils, Natural History, Earth Science, Amphibians, Evolution, Phys Org, Paleo, Petrified Wood

Ginkgo bilboa Fossil Plant Leaf

learned from my research for this post that the gingko biloba is a living fossil. The tree has no living relatives and is the only extant species in its group - the rest having died out at least million years ago.

Fossil fish from Fossil Butte, WY

Green River Formation Fossils - Fossil Butte National Monument (U.

This 124 Million Year Old Frog Fossil Photograph by O. Louis Mazzatenta - This 124 Million Year Old Frog Fossil Fine Art Prints and Posters for Sale

This 124 Million Year Old Frog Fossil Canvas Print / Canvas Art by O. Louis Mazzatenta

124 million year old frog fossil from Sihetun, China. Sihetun is known for its amazingly well-preserved fossils, including those of feathered dinosaurs.

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