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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIndiana
County/ParishSullivan
LocalityQuarries Near Sullivan
Institution CodeNcsm
Collection CodeNcsm-paleobotany
Catalog Number590
Collected ByH Taylor
Date Collected2005-02-27

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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
Scientific NameSphenophyllum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumSphenophyta
Classequisetopsida
OrderSphenophyllales
Familysphenophyllaceae
GenusSphenophyllum
Taxon Rankgenus
Specimen
Identified ByL Fuller
Date Identified2005
Catalog Number590
Individual Count2
Institution CodeNCSM
Collection CodeNCSM-PaleoBotany
Occurrence IDEF7081BF-7C40-4581-BACB-B448A7E740A4
Dataset NameNCSM PaleoBotany Collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysical Object
Collection Event
Collected ByH Taylor
Field NumberNCPALEOIN01
Date Collected2005-02-27
Year2005
Month2
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceIndiana
CountySullivan
ContinentNorth America
LocalityQuarries near Sullivan
Other
LanguageEN
Modified2016-07-28
IDEF7081BF-7C40-4581-BACB-B448A7E740A4
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dcterms:bibliographicCitationNCSM 590 - North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences PaleoBotany Collection
dcterms:rightsHolderNorth Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
dwc:dispositionIn Collections
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeNCSM
dwc:institutionIDNCSM
dwc:datasetIDNCSM-PaleoBotanyDWC
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