Ailanthus

Catalog Number: PP 55105
Taxonomic Name: Ailanthus
FM Catalog: Paleobotany
Object Kind: Hand Specimen
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Order: Sapindales
Family: Simaroubaceae
Identified By: Dr. Steven R. Manchester
Period: Paleogene
Earliest Epoch: Eocene
Earliest Age: Ypresian
Formation: Green River
Member: Fossil Butte
Coordinates Available?: No
Region/Area: Fossil Lake
Country: United States of America
State/Province/Territory: Wyoming
County: Lincoln
Township: Kemmerer
Collector: J. E. Tynsky
EMu IRN: 2305117
Occurrence ID: 30afe12c-e741-4c96-992f-719a12505a7c

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