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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishKarnes
LocalityNorth Northeast Of Fall City, 3.4 Mi. From Highway 181
Institution CodeNcsm
Collection CodeNcsm-paleobotany
Catalog Number1436
Collected ByE. Wheeler

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The North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences' Paleobotany Collection contains approximately 1600 specimens. Founded in the early 1900s, the collection consists of approximately 21% North Carolina material as well as material from 25 states and 13 countries representing 109 genera. The Paleobotany Collection includes an important fossil wood collection from Big Bend National Park in Texas, Triassic plants from North Carolina, and Pennsylvanian age plants from the famous Mazon Creek locality in Illinois and the Pottsville Formation of Alabama.

Contacts

Name Ben Norton
RoleHead, Technology
Emailben.norton@naturalsciences.org
Name Vince Schneider
RoleCurator of Paleontology
Emailvince.schneider@naturalsciences.org
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Taxonomy
KingdomPlantae
Specimen
Identified ByE. Wheeler
Catalog Number1436
Other Catalog NumbersTX.9.5
Preparationswood
Institution CodeNCSM
Collection CodeNCSM-PaleoBotany
Occurrence IDE2F25D3E-AC1F-4152-8A8F-5F02D30459EC
Dataset NameNCSM PaleoBotany Collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysical Object
Collection Event
Collected ByE. Wheeler
Field NumberNCPALEOTX33
Collection RemarksSan Antonio sheet. Exact location where Paranyctaginaceoxylon log was found, the largest specimen being 28" in diameter. Found in place.
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyKarnes
ContinentNorth America
LocalityNorth Northeast of Fall City, 3.4 mi. from highway 181
Verbatim LocalitySan Antonio sheet
Paleo Context
FormationUpper Yegua
Earliest Era Or Lowest ErathemCenozoic
Latest Era Or Highest ErathemCenozoic
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemPaleogene
Latest Period Or Highest SystemPaleogene
Earliest Epoch Or Lowest SeriesEocene
Latest Epoch Or Highest SeriesEocene
Other
LanguageEN
Modified2016-07-28
IDE2F25D3E-AC1F-4152-8A8F-5F02D30459EC
dwc:datasetIDNCSM-PaleoBotanyDWC
dcterms:referenceshttp://collections.naturalsciences.org/specimenPaleoBotany.aspx?ID=1436
dcterms:rightsHolderNorth Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
dwc:dispositionIn Collections
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeNCSM
dwc:institutionIDNCSM
dcterms:bibliographicCitationNCSM 1436 - North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences PaleoBotany Collection
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