Halifax Hard seam (Carboniferous of the United Kingdom)

Where: England, United Kingdom (53.7° N, 1.9° W: paleocoordinates 0.4° N, 7.8° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Westphalian A (318.1 - 314.6 Ma)

Environment/lithology: coal and coal ball

Preservation: permineralized

Primary reference: J. Galtier. 1997. Coal-ball floras of the Namurian-Westphalian of Europe. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 95:51-72 [H. Sims/J. Cassara/J. Cassara]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 37382: authorized by Hallie Sims, entered by Jason Cassara on 14.03.2004

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

unclassified
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Pinopsida
 Cordaitanthales -
Equisetopsida
 Sphenophyllales - Sphenophyllaceae
Lepidodendraceae
  - Lepidodendraceae
Calamitaceae
  - Calamitaceae
Stigmaria
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Sphenopteridae
  - Sphenopteridae
Sigillariaceae
  - Sigillariaceae
Sigillaria elegans
also(?) present in roof nodules
Bothrodendron
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