Topics » Science & Technology   Jan. 18, 2012

Rediscovering Charles Darwin

Monkey-Puzzle Tree

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Photo: British Geological Survey

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Monkey-Puzzle Tree

This is the cone of a monkey-puzzle conifer tree, probably collected from South America. The tree is native to central and southern Chile, western Argentina and south Brazil.

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