Argentine fossils take oak and beech family history far into Southern Hemisphere

Source: ScienceDaily

One of the world’s most important plant families has a history extending much farther south than any live or fossil specimen previously recorded, as shown by chinquapin fruit and leaf fossils unearthed in Patagonia, Argentina, according to researchers.

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/06/190606150310.htm