Sphenopteris Sternberg 1825

Sphenopteridae - Sphenopteridae

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

See also Lapasha and Miller 1985 and McLoughlin et al. 1995

Sister taxon: Lyginopteris

Subtaxa: Sphenopteris elegans Sphenopteris pottsvillea Sphenopteris sanjuliensis

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Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Antarctica (5 collections), Argentina (5), Australia (4), Belgium (2), Canada (14: Alberta, British Columbia), China (2), Japan (1), Portugal (4), the Russian Federation (2), South Africa (2), United States (3: Montana, Virginia, Wyoming)

• Jurassic to Cretaceous of Antarctica (1), Canada (1: British Columbia), Peru (1), the Russian Federation (3)

• Jurassic of Antarctica (2), Argentina (11), Australia (3), Chile (1), China (41), Colombia (1), Egypt (1), France (16), Georgia (5), Germany (2), India (5), Iran (1), Israel (2), Italy (1), Japan (6), Kazakhstan (4), Madagascar (1), Mexico (6), New Zealand (2), Poland (1), Portugal (1), Romania (1), the Russian Federation (36), Sri Lanka (1), Tajikistan (3), Ukraine (3), the United Kingdom (4), Uzbekistan (3)

• Triassic to Jurassic of Kazakhstan (1)

• Triassic of Argentina (2), Australia (4), China (18), France (1), Germany (4), Italy (1), Japan (1), Malaysia (1), Mongolia (1), the Russian Federation (11), Switzerland (1), Tajikistan (1), United States (2: Virginia)

• Permian to Triassic of South Africa (8)

• Rotliegendes of United States (1: New Mexico)

• Permian of Argentina (3), Australia (5), Brazil (8), China (47), Germany (18), Indonesia (1), Italy (2), Madagascar (1), Mexico (1), Mongolia (7), Morocco (2), Peru (1), the Russian Federation (39), Saudi Arabia (1), South Africa (8), South Korea (3), Spain (2), Turkey (1), the United Kingdom (1), United States (8: Arizona, Colorado, Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, West Virginia), Zambia (1), Zimbabwe (2)

• Desmoinesian of United States (1: Missouri)

• Atokan of United States (1: Indiana)

• Pennsylvanian of Portugal (2), Spain (1), United States (10: Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan)

• Westphalian of Canada (1: Nova Scotia), Spain (1), United States (2: Alabama, Illinois)

• Carboniferous to Permian of Spain (1)

• Carboniferous of Canada (10: New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia), China (1), France (1), Germany (4), Portugal (1), the Russian Federation (1), Spain (6), Turkey (4), the United Kingdom (4), United States (34: Alabama, Arizona, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Ohio, Oklahoma, West Virginia)

• Mississippian of Canada (11: New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Nunavut), United States (4: Georgia, Illinois, Missouri, Utah)

• Devonian of Belgium (11), United States (1: West Virginia)

Total: 547 collections including 793 occurrences

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