Occurrence record: CMNPB:CMNPB 3708

FossilSpecimen of Calamites A.T. Brongniart, 1828


Data resource Canadian Museum of Nature Palaeobotany Collection
Institution code Canadian Museum of Nature
Supplied institution code "CMN"
Collection code Canadian Museum of Nature Palaeobotany Collection
Catalog number CMNPB 3708
Occurrence ID 8e755fe1-ccc8-cc84-c49e-d37bfcbdd2e8
Basis of record Fossil specimen
Preparations fossil
Collector Robinson, W. George
Supplied as "Robinson, George W."
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
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Rightsholder Canadian Museum of Nature
Dataset name Palaeobotany
Language en
Information withheld Specific locality information may be withheld
Bibliographic citation (CMNPB 3708)
Dynamic properties { "geologicAge" : "Carboniferous (Pennsylvanian)"}
Occurrence remarks 6 inch fragment of Calamites stem\nPrior Description: false
Occurrence status present
Institution ID http://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34935
Collection code CMNPB
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


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Higher classification Plantae; Arthrophyta; Arthropsida; Equisetales; Calamitaceae; Calamites;
Scientific name Calamites A.T. Brongniart, 1828
Supplied scientific name "Calamites Brongniart, 1828"
Taxon rank genus
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Tracheophyta
Supplied as "Arthrophyta"
Class Equisetopsida
Supplied as "Arthropsida"
Order Equisetales
Family Calamitaceae
Genus Calamites
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Canonical name match
The supplied name was parsed into canonical form before a match was found.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship Brongniart, 1828

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Earliest age or lowest stage { "geologicAge" : "Carboniferous (Pennsylvanian)"}
Type PhysicalObject

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