Fossilized Palm Tree


The Petrified Palm is the state fossil for Louisiana.

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Petrified Palm

Palmoxylon sp.

Oligocene Era (20-40 mya)
Fossilized palm-tree wood collected at the famous Catahoula Formation, the site of a prehistoric tropical beach that once stood in Central Louisiana and Texas.

Catahoula Formation, LA

Additional information
Weight0.05 lbs
Dimensions1.25 × 0.375 × 3.375 in