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Cercidiphyllum arcticum (Heer, 1866)

Cercidiphyllum arcticum (Heer, 1866)
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Cercidiphyllum arcticum (Heer, 1866)
Cercidiphyllum arcticum (Heer, 1866)
Cercidiphyllum arcticum (Heer, 1866)
Cercidiphyllum arcticum (Heer, 1866)
Cercidiphyllum arcticum (Heer, 1866)

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[Populus arctica HEER, 1866]
Here is a fossil leaf of the species Cercidiphyllum arcticum from the Fort Union Formation
Today living representatives of the genus Cercidiphyllum are generally known as the cake tree or katsura tree. These recent Cercidiphyllum species are native to Japan and China. These are Cercidiphyllum japonicum Siebold & Zuccarini, 1846 and Cercidiphyllum magnificum Nakai ,1920. Both species enjoy a certain popularity as ornamental plants in garden and public parks.

HEER, OSWALD, 1866 : Ueber den versteinerten Wald von Atanekerdluk in Nordgrbnland: Naturf. Gesell. Zürich, Vierteljahrschr., vol. 11, pp. 259-280  
 
 

Location:

Glendive, Montana, USA 
Size of plate: about  98 x 69 mm
Age:Paleocene, Fort Union Formatio  (about 56 Ma)

Shipping time: 3-4 Days
Product no.: 10686
29,39 EUR
5 % VAT incl.