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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlabama
County/ParishBlount
LocalityDrummond Coal Mine
Institution CodeNcsm
Collection CodeNcsm-paleobotany
Catalog Number85
Collected ByJ Knowles
Date Collected1987-02-07

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The North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences' Paleobotany Collection contains approximately 1600 specimens. Founded in the early 1900s, the collection consists of approximately 21% North Carolina material as well as material from 25 states and 13 countries representing 109 genera. The Paleobotany Collection includes an important fossil wood collection from Big Bend National Park in Texas, Triassic plants from North Carolina, and Pennsylvanian age plants from the famous Mazon Creek locality in Illinois and the Pottsville Formation of Alabama.

Contacts

Name Ben Norton
RoleHead, Technology
Emailben.norton@naturalsciences.org
Name Vince Schneider
RoleCurator of Paleontology
Emailvince.schneider@naturalsciences.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameCalamites
KingdomPlantae
PhylumSphenophyta
Classequisetopsida
OrderEquisetales
FamilyCalamitaceae
GenusCalamites
Taxon Rankgenus
Specimen
Identified ByV Schneider
Date Identified1999
Catalog Number85
Individual Count1
Institution CodeNCSM
Collection CodeNCSM-PaleoBotany
Occurrence ID9BA530D5-4C1A-4C31-837F-39933B4CE933
Dataset NameNCSM PaleoBotany Collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysical Object
Collection Event
Collected ByJ Knowles
Field NumberNCPALEOAL80
Date Collected1987-02-07
Year1987
Month2
Day7
Collection RemarksEarly Pennsylvanian
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceAlabama
CountyBlount
ContinentNorth America
LocalityDrummond Coal Mine
Paleo Context
FormationPottsville
Earliest Era Or Lowest ErathemPaleozoic
Latest Era Or Highest ErathemPaleozoic
Earliest Period Or Lowest SystemPennsylvanian
Latest Period Or Highest SystemPennsylvanian
Other
LanguageEN
Modified2016-07-28
ID9BA530D5-4C1A-4C31-837F-39933B4CE933
dwc:datasetIDNCSM-PaleoBotanyDWC
dcterms:referenceshttp://collections.naturalsciences.org/specimenPaleoBotany.aspx?ID=85
dcterms:bibliographicCitationNCSM 85 - North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences PaleoBotany Collection
dcterms:rightsHolderNorth Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
dwc:dispositionIn Collections
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeNCSM
dwc:institutionIDNCSM
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