Palaeobotany for Paleoartists III: Fossil Gnetales

Here is the third part of my Paleobotany for Paleoartists series, dedicated to a less well-known group that was however very successful during the Early Cretaceous: the Gnetales. Extant Gnetales are comprised of three highly distinc genera, namely Ephedra, Gnetum, and Welwtischia. This last species is probably the most well known, mostly because of itsContinue reading “Palaeobotany for Paleoartists III: Fossil Gnetales”