Alethopteris

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Alethopteris
Temporal range: Carboniferous
Alethopteris PAMuseum.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Cycadophyta
Class: Cycadopsida
Order: Medullosales
Family: Alethopteridaceae
Genus: Alethopteris
Alethopteris

Alethopteris is a genus of fossil seed ferns that existed in the Carboniferous period (around 360 to 300 million years ago).


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