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Plant & Petrified Wood Fossils

The plant fossil record is as crucial in understanding the prehistoric world as fossilized remains of dinosaurs. These fossils of flora tell a great deal about the nature of Earth's early atmosphere and are essential for paleobotanists in piecing together this existence.

The rigorous study of prehistoric plants, known as the science of paleobotany, developed in the latter half of the 18th century with the research of Bohemian scientist Kaspar Maria von Sternberg. Sternberg's work resulted in immediate interest in prehistoric plant life, encouraging collectors and museum curators to clamor for well-preserved specimens of these prehistoric species.

Just like their dinosaur contemporaries, plants and trees were preserved from the prehistoric era... Read more

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Giode petrified wood coral and seashell rock collection

March 21, 2018, 6:00 PM CST
Cedarburg, WI, USA

$25 (1 bid)

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fossil wood

March 24, 2018, 11:00 AM CET
Mutterstadt, Germany

€240 (starting bid)

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March 24, 2018, 10:00 AM CST
Midland, TX, USA

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Assorted Stone Samples, Petrified Wood, Arrowheads

March 24, 2018, 10:00 AM PST
Glendale, AZ, USA

$10 (1 bid)

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Large Petrified Wood Slab

March 24, 2018, 10:00 AM PST
Glendale, AZ, USA

$30 (4 bids)

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Natural Healing Colorful Petrified Wood 990 Carats

March 24, 2018, 6:00 PM PST
Port Alberni, BC, Canada

$125 (starting bid)

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Madigasar Petrified Wood

March 31, 2018, 8:00 AM CST
Chicago, IL, USA

$50 (starting bid)

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Petrified wood specimen mineralized

April 7, 2018, 7:00 PM EST
King Park, NY, USA

$25 (starting bid)

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