Dawsonites T.Halle

Plant Fossil Names Registry Number: PFN000231

Act LSID: urn:lsid:plantfossilnames.org:act:231

Author: T. G. Halle

Rank: genus

Reference: Halle, T. G. (1916): Lower Devonian plants from Röragen in Norway. – Kungliga Svenska Vetenskapsakademiens Handlingar 57(1): 1–46 + 4 pls.

Page of description: 24


Original diagnosis/description

Sporangium-bearing branch-systems, dividing dichotomously, or differentiated into a sympodially formed main axis and bifurcating lateral branches. Ultimate branches slender and curved, bearing terminal capsules of a narrowly obovoid or short fusiform shape and usually 3–5 mm. long.

Plant fossil remain

macro- and meso-fossils-embryophytes except wood


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