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Specimen #: W.73.01.02

Collection: Plantae > Taxodium, Petrified Wood, "Bald Cypress"

Status: stored

Description

Petrified Wod Log Sections and Splinters/Fragments

Measurements (33.0 x N/A x 80.0 cm)

Rough measurements were made using a hand held tape measure, not a set of calipers. The above rough measurements pertain only to the longest section of this specimen, located on Shelf 10-6.

Details
Common Name: Taxodium, Petrified Wood, "Bald Cypress"
Phylum: Pinophyta
Class: Pinopsida
Order: Pinales
Family: Cupressaceae
Genus: Taxodium
Species: distichum
Geo Period: Cretaceous
Epoch: Campanian
Formation: Pierre Shale
Member: Assume Pembina
Current Location: Manitoba Escarpment
Credit: Dr. Elizabeth L. Nicholls, Henry Isaak, Don Bell
Current Condition

Good