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Deschutes oak fossil

Description: Petrified woods that are unearthed in Deschutes Canyon of north central Oregon are remarkable for their fine degree of preservation. Woods found in this area exhibit a wide array of colors and species. This specimen is a fossil oak from the Miocene Epoch, over 5 million years old.
Source: http://www.digitalindy.org/cdm/ref/collection/tcm/id/621
Collection: The Children's Museum of Indianapolis
Rights: http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/
Copyright: This file is licensed under a CC BY-SA 3.0 license by The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis.
Geography: Oregon
Subjects: Fossils
Trees, Fossil
Plants
Plants, Fossil
Oak
Paleontology--Miocene
Oregon

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