This 3D scene presents the flora and fauna of the last period of the Palaeozoic Era.
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This animation presents some animals and plants that lived between the Devonian and Permian periods (358–299 million years ago).
The Earth's continents have been in constant motion during the history of the planet.
An extinct group of Cephalopoda, with solid external skeletons. They are excellent index fossils.
This animation compares the life cycles of mosses and ferns, helping to understand the general life cycle of plants.
Eurypterids are an extinct group of Palaeozoic aquatic arthropods.
One of the most common tree of the pine family, native to Eurasia.
Fish-like marine dinosaurs which resembled dolphins; a good example of convergent evolution.
A prehistoric amphibian and an early representative of the Tetrapods, which became extinct 360 million years ago.
The ancestors of Arachnida and Crustacea belonged to the class Trilobita.
Long-necked herbivorous dinosaur with a robust body.