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This category is for articles on specific taxa or groups of extinct prehistoric plants. More general articles should be categorized under Category:Paleobotany.

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Bennettitales

Fossil resins

Prehistoric plants by geological period

  

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Aachenosaurus

Abies milleri

Acer alaskense

Acer ashwilli

Acer browni

Acer castorrivularis

Acer chaneyi

Acer clarnoense

Acer dettermani

Acer douglasense

Acer hillsi

Acer ivanofense

Acer kenaicum

Acer latahense

Acer palaeorufinerve

Acer republicense

Acer rousei

Acer smileyi

Acer stewarti

Acer stonebergae

Acer taurocursum

Acer toradense

Acer traini

Acer washingtonense

Actinidia oregonensis

Alethopteris

Annularia

Antarctoxylon

Araucaria mirabilis

Araucarioxylon

Araucarites sanctaecrucis

Asterotheca

Azolla primaeva

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Banksia archaeocarpa

Banksia kingii

Banksia longicarpa

Banksia novae-zelandiae

Banksia strahanensis

Banksieaeformis

Banksieaeidites

Banksieaephyllum

Bennettitales

Bennettites

Botrychiopsis

Brachyphyllum

Buriadia

Buriadiaceae

Bükkábrány mummified forest

Caia (plant)

Calamitaceae

Calamites

Callistophytaceae

Callistophytales

Calocedrus huashanensis

Carya washingtonensis

Caytoniales

Chamaecyparis eureka

Cheirolepidiaceae

Cheirophyllum

Chiropteris

Cladophlebis

Cordaicarpus

Cordaitales

Cordaites

Coricladus

Cornus clarnensis

Coryloides

Corylus johnsonii

Cunninghamites

Cunninghamites elegans

Cycadeoidaceae

Cycadeoidea

Dillhoffia

Diplopora oregonensis

Diploporus

Dorycordaites

Drewria

Droserapites

Droserapollis

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Emplectopteridaceae

Eohostimella

Eorhynia

Equisetum thermale

Fischeripollis

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Gangamopteris

Gigantopterid

Ginkgo adiantoides

Ginkgo apodes

Ginkgo cranei

Ginkgo digitata

Ginkgo dissecta

Ginkgo gardneri

Ginkgo ginkgoidea

Ginkgo huttonii

Ginkgo yimaensis

Ginkgoites

Glossopteridales

Glossopteris

Hamatophyton

Hamatophyton verticillatum

Hollandophyton

Hostinella

Hymenaea allendis

Hymenaea mexicana

Hymenaea protera

Jugumella

Kaokoxylon

Kardiasperma

Karkeniaceae

Kawizophyllum

Langeria

Leefructus

Lepidodendrales

Lepidodendron

Lycopodolica

Lyginopteridales

Lyginopteris

Macivera

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Metasequoia foxii

Monanthesia

Nelumbo aureavallis

Nematoplexus

Neocalamites

Neomariopteris

Neuropteris

Neviusia dunthornei

Nilssonia (plant)

Noeggerathia

Noeggerathiales

Orontium wolfei

Osmunda wehrii

Osmundites

Pachypteris

Pagiophyllum

Palaeoraphe

Paleopanax

Palmoxylon

Pannaulika

Paradinandra

Pecopteris

Peltandra primaeva

Phyllotheca

Phyllothecaceae

Phytoclast

Pinus driftwoodensis

Pinus matthewsii

Pinus peregrinus

Protosphagnum

Psaronius

Psilophytopsida

Qataniaria

Remyophyton

Rhus malloryi

Rhus rooseae

Rotafolia

Rotafolia songziensis

Roystonea palaea

Salopella

Samaropsis

Sassafras hesperia

Sawdoniales

Saxonipollis

Schmeissneria

Sequoia affinis

Sequoiadendron chaneyi

Sigillaria

Solaranthus

Sommerxylon

Sphenobaiera

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Sphenopteris

Steganotheca

Stephanophyllites

Stigmaria

Stonebergia

Tarrantia

Taxus masonii

Tempskya

Tietea singularis

Tilia johnsoni

Torreya clarnensis

Trochodendron drachuckii

Trochodendron nastae

Voltziales

Wessiea

Williamsoniaceae

Xingxueanthus

Xylocaryon

Zamites


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232 news items

Get Surrey

Get Surrey
Mon, 15 Jun 2015 06:50:11 -0700

Plants that reptilian giants ate more than 200 million years ago will feature in an upcoming show as Jurassic World hits the cinema. Plants from both the Jurassic and Triassic periods, having survived mass extinction and vast climatic variations, will ...

National Geographic

National Geographic
Mon, 22 Jun 2015 13:53:36 -0700

(When in doubt, treat a fossil like it's bone until you've proven otherwise.) And while they seem rather mundane next to the skulls, limb bones, and other vertebrate fossils that pack the quarry, the crispy remnants of prehistoric plants are what truly ...

Express.co.uk

Express.co.uk
Fri, 26 Jun 2015 00:42:15 -0700

There are also bright green water marginals and ferns, which were among the prehistoric plants that originally formed the coal, and native plants that support wildlife, such as the wild strawberries (Fragaria veca) that grow in abundance at Betteshanger.
 
Tallahassee.com
Mon, 22 Jun 2015 12:29:09 -0700

The banks were lined with Tupelo trees that had huge trunks looking like prehistoric plants. The dark water looked deep so I stuck my paddle in to measure. Surprisingly, it was only 6 inches to maybe 3 feet deep for most of the first day. I saw all ...
 
Bay News 9
Fri, 05 Jun 2015 02:45:00 -0700

Today, the triceratops and Tyrannosaurus rex still stand as prehistoric plants accompany them. "People take their children and stand under these great big creatures," Gilpatrick says proudly. The T. rex towers 20 feet tall. The former Dunlawton Sugar ...

La Jolla Light

La Jolla Light
Tue, 09 Jun 2015 17:51:10 -0700

Cycads take a long time to mature (about 15 years) and male plants produce large upright yellow cones, while female plants produce fluffy yellow flowers. These prehistoric plants were likely food for dinosaurs during the Jurassic period. A popular ...
 
Belfast Telegraph
Mon, 08 Jun 2015 01:26:15 -0700

Most of our CO2 emissions are caused by the burning of fossil fuels, which are the fossilised remains of megatons of prehistoric plants. It was the non-degradation of these ancient plants that led to our oxygen-rich, life-supporting atmosphere. If we ...
 
Carroll Daily Times Herald
Wed, 10 Jun 2015 07:48:45 -0700

The new “Under the Chandelier” attraction at Carroll County Historical Society Museum in Carroll this week introduces a “Geodes, Fossils and Bones” display. The display includes shells, fossils of prehistoric plants, geodes — one is “unfilled” — and ...
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