Cyclodendron

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Cyclodendron
Temporal range: Permian
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Lycopodiophyta
Class: Lycopsida
Order: Lycopodiales
Family: Lycopodiopsidaceae
Genus: Cyclodendron
(Seward) Kräusel (Herbst 1986)
Species

Cyclodendron is a genus of lycophyta and dating from the Permian. Plants vascularized with reproduction by spores

Location[edit]

In Brazil, the fossil of indefinite species of the genus Cyclodendron, was located on outcrop Morro Papaléo in the city of Mariana Pimentel. They are in the geopark Paleorrota in Rio Bonito Formation and date from Sakmarian at Permian. [1]

The species C. andreisii was located in Uruguay. [2]

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