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Additions to some fossil floras of the western United States

Roland W. Brown

Additions to some fossil floras of the western United States

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Paleobotany -- West (U.S.),
  • Plants, Fossil -- West (U.S.)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby Roland W. Brown.
    SeriesGeological Survey professional paper -- 186-J, Shorter contributions to general geology
    The Physical Object
    Paginationii, 163-206 p., [19] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages206
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22941990M

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This paper summarizes a study of selected species of fossil plants in the collections of the United States Geological Survey and the United States National Museum from several localities in the western United States.

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CREPET Biological Sciences Group U42, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Conn. Cited by: The majority of the states in the United States have an official state fossil designation. Several states have fossils unofficially designated thanks to a fossil being designated as the “State Dinosaur” or “State Stone”.

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