The Fossil higher plants from the Canal Zone

Berry, Edward W. (1918) The Fossil higher plants from the Canal Zone. Washington, DC, Govt. Printing Office, (Bulletin (United States National Museum), 103(p)

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Fossil flora described in the present report is too limited for purposes of exact correlation, which may be expected to be settled by the marine faunas present at most horizons in the Isthmian region. Accompanying table of distribution will show that from the oldest (Hohio) to the youngest (Gatun) plant-bearing formations there is no observable difference in floral facies. This so-called Oligocence series of formations does not represent any great interval of time. (39 page document)

Item Type: Monograph or Serial Issue
Title: The Fossil higher plants from the Canal Zone
Personal Creator/Author:
Berry, Edward W.
Journal or Publication Title: Bulletin (United States National Museum)
Series Name: Bulletin (United States National Museum)
Number: 103(p
Page Range: pp. 15-44
Date: 1918
Publisher: Govt. Printing Office
Place of Publication: Washington, DC
Projects: SAIL Panama Canal Zone Project 2008
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Issuing Agency: Smithsonian Institution
Additional Information: Digitized by UMCES Chesapeake Biological Lab
Uncontrolled Keywords: flora; Panama
Subjects: Engineering
Earth Sciences
Item ID: 1236
Depositing User: Kathleen Heil
Date Deposited: 18 Jun 2008 18:56
Last Modified: 29 Sep 2011 20:57

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