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The nut of the Zamia tree. ” Journals Of Two Expeditions Of Discovery In North-West And Western Australia, Vol. 2 (of 2), - George Grey.
From the facts above described we may infer, first, that those beds of the Upper Oolite, called " the Portland," which are full of marine shells, were overspread with fluviatile mud, which became dry land, and covered by a forest, throughout a portion of the space now occupied by the south of England, the climate being such as to permit the growth of the Zamia and Cycas. ” The Student's Elements of Geology, - Sir Charles Lyell.

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