Image of the Day: A Founding Flower?

At an estimated 130 million to 125 million years old, this remarkably intact Montsechia vidalii is the oldest known fossil of a flowering plant.

The Scientist Staff
Aug 20, 2015

BERNARD GOMEZ

(See “Montsechia, an ancient aquatic angiosperm,” PNAS, 2015.)

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