Late Carboniferous

Late Carboniferous was a time of great coal swamps

By the Late Carboniferous the continents that make up modern North America and Europe had collided with the southern continents of Gondwana to form the western half of Pangea. Ice covered much of the southern hemisphere and vast coal swamps formed along the equator.

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Exploring the Ancient World of Pangaea
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