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Fossil Conifer Leaf

Age - 304 / 307 Million Years Old

Pennsylvanian Era

Species - Walchia

Discovered  -Tinajas member of the Atrasado formation, Tijeras, New Mexico


- The Pennsylvanian Era 

The Pennsylvanian is, in the ICS geologic timescale, the younger of two subperiods of the Carboniferous Period. It lasted from roughly 323.2 million years ago to 298.9 million years ago. As with most other geochronologic units, the rock beds that define the Pennsylvanian are well identified, but the exact date of the start and end are uncertain by a few hundred thousand years. The Pennsylvanian is named after the U.S. state of Pennsylvania, where the coal-productive beds of this age are widespread.

Fossil Conifer Leaf

SKU: CP - Fossil Conifer Leaf Display - $25

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