Poaceae

Catalog Number: PP 53599
Taxonomic Name: Poaceae
FM Catalog: Paleobotany
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Order: Poales
Family: Poaceae
Identified By: Dr. Joseph R. Thomasson
Period: Neogene
Earliest Epoch: Miocene
Earliest Age: Late Miocene
Formation: Ogallala
Coordinates Available?: No
Country: United States of America
State/Province/Territory: Kansas
County: Norton
Township: New Almelo
Collector: J. R. Thomasson
EMu IRN: 2303555
Occurrence ID: eb4c219b-0016-4daf-bd82-e926db1eb205

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