Receptaculites

  • PP 18535 Label
    Photographer: Mane Pritza : Field Museum of Natural History - Geology
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: 2019 IMLS Ordovician Digitization Project. Receptaculites label
  • PP 18485 to 18545 Label
    Photographer: Mane Pritza : Field Museum of Natural History - Geology
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: 2019 IMLS Ordovician Digitization Project. Receptaculites label
  • PP 18535 acu
    Photographer: Mane Pritza : Field Museum of Natural History - Geology
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: 2019 IMLS Ordovician Digitization Project. Receptaculites fossil
  • PP 18535 an
    Photographer: Mane Pritza : Field Museum of Natural History - Geology
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: 2019 IMLS Ordovician Digitization Project. Receptaculites fossil
Catalog Number: PP 18535
Taxonomic Name: Receptaculites
FM Catalog: Paleobotany
Object Kind: Hand Specimen
Phylum: Chlorophyta
Order: Receptaculitales
Period: Ordovician
Formation: Benbolt-Wardell
Coordinates Available?: No
Country: United States of America
State/Province/Territory: Tennessee
County: Hawkins
EMu IRN: 2256414
Occurrence ID: 28004cb2-b2e0-4a6b-9681-93d4dc3f1779

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