Miguasha under the tropics!

Major climatic domains of the Upper Devonian. The region of Miguasha was situated south of the equator and benefited from a relatively warm climate. An ice cap associated with an overall decrease in temperatures formed at the South Pole at the end of the Devonian.

François Bienvenue
Position of the paleocontinents by C.R. Scotese (Paleomap Project, http://scotese.com).

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