Pinnick Coal Member (Carboniferous of the United States)

Also known as Maceration 150

Where: Orange County, Indiana (38.6° N, 86.7° W: paleocoordinates 9.2° S, 24.9° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Pinnick Coal Member (Mansfield Formation), Westphalian B (316.9 - 314.6 Ma)

• dated by Peppers as Westphalian B

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; coal

Collection methods: Maceration

Primary reference: R. A. Peppers. 1996. Palynological Correlation of major Pennsylvanian (Middle and Upper Carboniferous) chronostratigraphic boundaries in the Illinois and other coal basins. Geological Society of America Memoir 188:1-111 [R. Plotnick/R. Plotnick]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 64060: authorized by Roy Plotnick, entered by Roy Plotnick on 30.08.2006

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Taxonomic list

Punctatisporites
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Florinites
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unclassified
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Polypodiopsida
  - Polypodiaceae
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Pteridopsida
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Lycopsida
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Endosporites
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Densosporites
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Cyclogranisporites
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Lycopodiopsida
 Lycopodiales - Lycopodiaceae