paleobotany

Our Botanist is a Star!

Our botanist Megan Nibbelink recently presented at the Botanical Society of America!

Megan’s passion is paleobotany and this is her current research:

Megan Nibbelink, Humboldt State University, Advisor: Mihai Tomescu, For the Presentation: Exploring zosterophyll diversity in the Emsian (Early Devonian) permineralized assemblages of the Battery Point Formation (Québec, Canada)
Co-author: Alexandru Tomescu

She received a Vernon I. Cheadle Student Travel Award for the conference and traveled all the way to Tucson from Humboldt with some botany friends and no A/C .

You can read the abstract of her research presentation here and the entire conference schedule here .

Here is more on Zosterophyllophytes

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