Fossil forest, Lulworth Cove, Dorset

Fossil forest, Lulworth Cove, Dorset

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This image is part of the feature Fossils: Life On Earth

Credit: SINCLAIR STAMMERS/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Fossilised tree forming part of the fossil forest at Lulworth Cove, Dorset, UK. The doughnut-shaped ring is the fossilised remains of a collar of algae which once surrounded the base of each tree. The fossils date from the Upper Jurassic period, 162-135 million years ago.

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Keywords: algae, forest, fossil, fossils, palaeontology, paleontology, plant, plants

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