A mosaic Lauralean flower from the Early Cretaceous of Myanmar.

@article{Crepet2016AML,
  title={A mosaic Lauralean flower from the Early Cretaceous of Myanmar.},
  author={William L. Crepet and Kevin C. Nixon and David A Grimaldi and Mark L. Riccio},
  journal={American journal of botany},
  year={2016},
  volume={103 2},
  pages={290-7}
}
PREMISE OF THE STUDY The floral history of early angiosperms is far from complete. The fossil discussed here has the potential to expand our knowledge of timing, reproductive biology, and paleobiogeography in early angiosperms. METHODS Cutting-edge methodologies in CT scanning in conjunction with tomography software have opened new possibilities for discovering details in amber-preserved fossils that were inaccessible for meaningful study in the past. KEY RESULTS The fossil is small and… CONTINUE READING