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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIllinois
County/ParishWill
LocalityQuarry Near Joliet
Institution CodeNcsm
Collection CodeNcsm-paleobotany
Catalog Number133
Collected ByG Oliver
Date Collected1989-11-26

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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
KingdomPlantae
Specimen
Identified ByV Schneider
Date Identified1999
Catalog Number133
Individual Count1
Institution CodeNCSM
Collection CodeNCSM-PaleoBotany
Occurrence ID261C6D88-68CE-4291-9E79-A2685178BD4F
Dataset NameNCSM PaleoBotany Collection
Basis of RecordFossilSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysical Object
Collection Event
Collected ByG Oliver
Field NumberNCPALEOIL03
Date Collected1989-11-26
Year1989
Month11
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceIllinois
CountyWill
ContinentNorth America
LocalityQuarry near Joliet
Paleo Context
FormationMazon Creek Fauna
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
ID261C6D88-68CE-4291-9E79-A2685178BD4F
dcterms:referenceshttp://collections.naturalsciences.org/specimenPaleoBotany.aspx?ID=133
dcterms:rightsHolderNorth Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
dwc:dispositionIn Collections
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeNCSM
dwc:institutionIDNCSM
dcterms:bibliographicCitationNCSM 133 - North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences PaleoBotany Collection
dwc:datasetIDNCSM-PaleoBotanyDWC
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