Petrified Forest, Gokwe South, Midlands, Zimbabwei
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
18° 16' 11'' South , 28° 41' 0'' East
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A petrified forest, where nice logs of worldwide rare Woodworthia and extremely rare Rhexoxylon were found. The Woodworthia is a lovely green colour with typical bark. The Rhexoxylon, a tree fern, is fantastic with grey, orange and pink shades with the typical large canals. The wood is believed to be from the Triassic epoch, around 200 million years ago.
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Detailed Mineral List:
|ⓘ 'Petrified Wood'|
Reference: Paul De Bondt collection
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