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Description: Caulopteris polita, Middle Pennsylvanian, Carbondale Fm, Francis Creek Shale Mbr, USA, IL, Mazon Creek Region(c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
Description: PP 11679 [HS, F] Caulopteris polita, Moscovian / Desmoinesian, Francis Creek Shale Member, United States of America, Illinois, Mazon Creek RegionCatalog Number: PP 11679Taxonomic Name: Caulopteris politaFM Catalog: PaleobotanyObject Kind: Hand SpecimenPhylum: PteridophytaOrder: MarattialesFamily: PsaroniaceaePeriod: PennsylvanianEarliest Epoch: Middle PennsylvanianEarliest Age: Moscovian / DesmoinesianFormation: CarbondaleMember: Francis Creek ShaleCoordinates Available?: YesCountry: United States of AmericaState/Province/Territory: IllinoisCounty: WillTownship: BraidwoodEMu IRN: 2232011Occurrence ID: 84762e86-e852-443c-98ef-1797ccebd166
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