paleontology
Boston Mountains plant fossil

Found on backpacking trip in the Boston Mountains in Arkansas at 2,000 elevation.

Fossil Hunter: Mike

Location: Boston Mountains, Arkansas

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3 Responses to “Arkansas Lepidodendron”

  1. rich says:

    hey Mike, I live in Pa and ive found some of the same type of fossil.. I thought for the longest time it was scales from a snake or something,. I recently found out that it the bark of a 350million year old swamp tree, it stood about 30ft high hope that helps

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  2. spencer says:

    Hi Rich! Would you happen to know the name of this tree? I would be interested in find out more info about them. I realize they are probly no long around but did not know if there was any info on them.

    Thanks!
    Specer

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  3. Scott says:

    It is a Lepidodendron fossil.

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