Montsechia vidalii: Paleontologists Identify One of Earliest Flowering Plants

A team of paleontologists from the United States, France, Germany and Spain has identified a Lower Cretaceous freshwater plant named Montsechia vidalii as one of the first flowering plants. Montsechia vidalii grew 125 to 130 million years ago in the freshwater lakes in what are now mountainous regions of Spain, and was a contemporary of [...] —> Read More