Muscites Brongniart 1828


Parent taxon: Bryopsida according to Y. S. Mamontov and M. S. Ignatov 2020

See also Andrews 1970 and Passalia 2007

Sister taxa: Andreaeidae, Bartramiaceae, Bryokhutuliinia, Buxbaumiidae, Hypnales, Palaeodichelyma, Polytrichidae, Sphagnidae, Stereisporites, Tetraphidae, Tricostium

Subtaxa: Muscites tournalii

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Type: Muscites tournalii


• Miocene to Oligocene of United States (1: Montana collection)

• Miocene of Ecuador (1)

• Oligocene to Miocene of United States (1: Montana)

• Eocene of Germany (1)

• Cretaceous of Argentina (2), the Russian Federation (1)

• Jurassic of the Russian Federation (2)

• Triassic of Argentina (1), Lesotho (1), South Africa (16)

Total: 27 collections each including a single occurrence

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