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Collaborative Research: Antarctic Ecosystems across the Permian-Triassic Boundary: Integrating Paleobotany, Sedimentology, and Paleoecology
Entry ID: PLR_0943934


Summary
Abstract: Permian and Triassic fossil plants collected from the Beardmore Glacier area, central Transantarctic Mountains, Antarctica. These include permineralized peat, permineralized and petrified wood, and compression-impression fossils. Seed plants and vascular cryptogams are represented. All specimen data, including identifications of taxa, are databased. Permian floras are dominated by members of the seed fern group, Glossopteridales; Triassic floras by corystosperm seed ferns.
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Description: Portal to search paleobotanical collections, Biodiversity Institute, University of Kansas

Description: NSF Award # 0943934
Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2010-01-01
Stop Date: 2011-12-31
Data Center
Division of Paleobotany, Biodiversity Institute and Natural History Museum, University of Kansas
Data Center URL: http://biodiversity.ku.edu/paleobotany

Data Center Personnel
Name: RUDOLPH SERBET
Fax: 785-864-5321
Email: serbet at ku.edu
Contact Address:
Division of Paleobotany, EEB Dept.
University of Kansas
1200 Sunnyside Ave.
City: Lawrence
Province or State: KS
Postal Code: 66045-7534
Country: USA


Data Center Personnel
Name: EDITH L. TAYLOR
Fax: 785-864-5321
Email: etaylor at ku.edu
Contact Address:
Dept. of Ecol. & Evol. Biology
University of Kansas
1200 Sunnyside Ave.
City: Lawrence
Province or State: KS
Postal Code: 66045-7534
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2014-09-23
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-12


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