Calamites Brongniart 1828

Calamitaceae - Calamitaceae

Full reference: A. T. Brongniart. 1828. Prodrome d'une histoire des végétaux fossiles.

Parent taxon: Calamitaceae according to D. L. Dilcher et al. 2005

See also Jennings 1980 and Tidwell et al. 1992

Sister taxa: Asterophyllites, Calamostachys, Neocalamites

Subtaxa: Calamites (Mesocalamites) Calamites disjunctus Calamites goepperti Calamites suckowii Calamites undulatus

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Distribution:

• Jurassic of the United Kingdom (1 collection)

• Triassic of China (1), Germany (5), South Africa (15), United States (3: Arizona, North Carolina, Virginia)

• Permian of Canada (1: Prince Edward Island), China (56), the Czech Republic (1), France (4), Germany (1), Indonesia (1), Italy (1), Malaysia (3), Mexico (1), Morocco (1), North Korea (3), Oman (1), Portugal (1), the Russian Federation (5), Saudi Arabia (1), South Korea (4), Spain (1), the United Kingdom (1), United States (7: Arizona, Colorado, Oklahoma, Texas, West Virginia), Zimbabwe (1)

• Virgilian of United States (1: New Mexico)

• Desmoinesian of United States (2: Indiana, Missouri)

• Pennsylvanian of Canada (1: Nunavut), Portugal (1), United States (15: Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, New Mexico, Ohio, Utah)

• Westphalian of United States (1: Alabama)

• Carboniferous to Permian of Morocco (1), Spain (1)

• Carboniferous of Canada (11: New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island), Egypt (1), Germany (3), Spain (7), Turkey (1), the United Kingdom (7), United States (44: Alabama, Arizona, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Ohio, Oklahoma, Texas, Utah, West Virginia)

• Mississippian of Canada (7: New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia), United States (8: Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Missouri, Utah, West Virginia)

Total: 232 collections including 343 occurrences

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