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Did the first flower look like this? – BBC News

Did the first flower look like this? – BBC News

All living flowers ultimately derive from a single ancestor that lived about 140 million years ago, a study suggests. Scientists combined models of flower evolution with the largest data set of features from living flowers ever assembled. From this the team was able to infer the appearance of the ancestral ...

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The world's first flower may have looked like this – Science Magazine

The world's first flower may have looked like this – Science Magazine

A reconstruction of what the ancestor of all flowers may have looked like. Hervé Sauquet & Jürg Schönenberger By Patrick MonahanAug. 1, 2017 , 11:00 AM With the incredible diversity of flowers that exist today—from pinprick-sized duckweed to the meters-high blooms of a corpse flower—it’s hard to imagine that they ...

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