Image of the Day: Ancient Angiosperm

This virtual reconstruction of a seed from the Early Cretaceous is based on the embryo and nutrient storage structures preserved in a fossil.

The Scientist Staff
Dec 18, 2015

ELSE MARIE FRIIS(See E.M. Friis et al., “Exceptional preservation of tiny embryos documents seed dormancy in early angiosperms,” Nature, 2015.)

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