Sphenopteris Fossil

Sphenopteris Fossil

C009/3875 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.0MB

Downloadable file size: 4.3MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: BIOPHOTO ASSOCIATES/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Delicate fossil leaves of Sphenopteris, a typical pteridosperm (seed fern). Sphenopteris is believed to be a shrublike plant that lived in marshy conditions during the Carboniferous and Permian Periods. This specimen is 60 mm long.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not available.

Keywords: carbon film, carboniferous period, carbonization, extinct plant, fossil, fossil leaf, fossilized leaf, lower permian, palaeontological, palaeontology, paleontology, paleozoic era, plant fossil, prehistoric flora, pteridosperm, pteridospermales, pteridospermatophyta, seed fern, sphenopteris

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.