Record Details

Scientific Name:
Cordaitales

Taxonomy and Nomenclature

Kingdom:
Plantae
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Taxonomic Status

Current Standing:
accepted

Data Quality Indicators

Record Credibility Rating:
TWG standards met
Global Species Completeness:
unknown
Currency Rating:
2010

Taxonomic Hierarchy

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References

Expert(s):
William A. DiMichele. Curator of Fossil Plants and Evolution of Terrestrial Ecosystems Program Research Staff, Department of Paleobiology, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, District of Columbia 20013-7012
Other Sources:
database: NODC Taxonomic Code;
database: Gymnosperms of North America Update; Updated for ITIS by the Flora of North America Expertise Network, in connection with an update for USDA PLANTS (2007-2010)
References:
Rothwell, G. W. 1988-01-01. Cordaitales. In: C. B. Beck (ed.), Origin and Evolution of Gymnosperms. Columbia University Press. New York, New York, USA. 273-297. 0-231-06358-X. .

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Comments

Comments:
S.N. Alexander, ITIS Data Development Specialist: Extinct fossil taxon

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