Facility: School of Life Sciences Fossil Plant Collections

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Function: Museum/Collection

Department: Life Sciences School of
College/Unit: COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES

Description:

The fossil plant collections at ASU include around 4,000 accessioned megafossil specimens, and approximately as many unaccessioned specimens. In addition to the plant megafossils, there are several subcollections including one of fossil and extant pollen, extant wood anatomy and other anatomical sections, and a selection of morphological specimens and sectioned material of extant plants prepared in connection to research projects.

Link to More Details:
http://lsweb.la.asu.edu/kpigg/collections.html

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Permineralized Tertiary Plants

From the Late Paleocene

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