Sphenolepis sternbergiana

Catalog Number: PP 45372
Taxonomic Name: Sphenolepis sternbergiana
FM Catalog: Paleobotany
Object Kind: Hand Specimen
Phylum: Pinophyta
Order: Coniferales
Family: Taxodiaceae
Period: Cretaceous
Earliest Epoch: Early Cretaceous
Earliest Age: Albian
Coordinates Available?: No
Country: United States of America
State/Province/Territory: Virginia
Township: Quantico
EMu IRN: 2299087
Occurrence ID: f92c6adb-1db7-41b8-a2f1-2edb628f4c79

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