Lygodium Swartz (ferns)

Pteridopsida - Schizaeales - Schizaeaceae

Parent taxon: Schizaeaceae according to D.J. Mabberley 2000

See also MacGinitie 1941

Sister taxa: Anemia, Baieropsis, Biretisporites, Cicatricosisporites, Distaltriangulisporites, Klukia, Klukisporites, Microfoveolatosporites, Mohriopsis, Pelletixia, Schizaeoisporites, Undulatisporites

Subtaxa: Lygodium coloradensis Lygodium dinmorphyllum Lygodium kaulfussi

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Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (18 collections)

• Miocene of Panama (3), Poland (1)

• Oligocene of Australia (1), Germany (2)

• Eocene to Oligocene of Chile (1)

• Eocene of Australia (5), Germany (1), New Zealand (1), the United Kingdom (4), United States (53: California, Colorado, North Dakota, Wyoming)

• Paleocene to Eocene of Australia (1)

• Paleocene of the United Kingdom (4), United States (3: Colorado, Wyoming)

• Tertiary of Ecuador (1)

• Cretaceous to Paleogene of New Zealand (1)

• Cretaceous of Senegal (1), United States (3: Wyoming)

Total: 104 collections including 109 occurrences

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