Lepidodendron

Catalog Number: PP 49681
Taxonomic Name: Lepidodendron
FM Catalog: Paleobotany
Object Kind: Hand Specimen
Phylum: Lycophyta
Order: Lepidodendrales
Period: Pennsylvanian
Earliest Epoch: Middle Pennsylvanian
Earliest Age: Moscovian / Desmoinesian
Formation: Petersburg
Member: Springfield Coal
Coordinates Available?: No
Country: United States of America
State/Province/Territory: Indiana
County: Greene
Township: Pleasantville
EMu IRN: 2301682
Occurrence ID: a2759f4a-9542-4a40-8f6c-eef877c78f5f

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