Ischadites iowensis

  • UC 23771 Label
    Photographer: Mane Pritza : Field Museum of Natural History - Geology Department (Paleobotany)
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: 2019 IMLS Ordovician Digitization Project. Receptaculites label
  • UC 23771 a1cu
    Photographer: Mane Pritza : Field Museum of Natural History - Geology Department (Paleobotany)
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: 2019 IMLS Ordovician Digitization Project. Receptaculites fossil
  • UC 23771 a1n
    Photographer: Mane Pritza : Field Museum of Natural History - Geology Department (Paleobotany)
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: 2019 IMLS Ordovician Digitization Project. Receptaculites fossil
  • UC 23771 acu
    Photographer: Mane Pritza : Field Museum of Natural History - Geology Department (Paleobotany)
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: 2019 IMLS Ordovician Digitization Project. Receptaculites fossil
  • UC 23771 an
    Photographer: Mane Pritza : Field Museum of Natural History - Geology Department (Paleobotany)
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: 2019 IMLS Ordovician Digitization Project. Receptaculites fossil
Catalog Number: UC 23771
Taxonomic Name: Ischadites iowensis
FM Catalog: Paleobotany
Object Kind: Hand Specimen
Phylum: Chlorophyta
Order: Receptaculitales
Period: Ordovician
Formation: Galena Dolomite
Coordinates Available?: No
Country: USA
State/Province/Territory: Iowa
Township: Decorah
EMu IRN: 2305880
Occurrence ID: d6bd9825-f214-44d8-a59f-c42d0c8e46f9

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