Zygopteridales

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Zygopteridales
Temporal range: Early Carboniferous to Permian
Alloiopteris erosa.jpg
Alloiopteris erosa
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Pteridophyta
Class: Polypodiopsida
Order: Zygopteridales
Families

Zygopteridaceae

The Zygopteridales is an extinct order of ferns or fern-like plants the grew primarily in the Carboniferous.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Peter R. Bell & Alan R. Helmsly (2000). "Chapter 7: The subkingdom Embryophyta (cont.)". Green Plants: Their Origin and Diversity. Cambridge University Press. p. 173.

Thomas N. Taylor, Edith L. Taylor, Michael Krings: Paleobotany. The Biology and Evolution of Fossil Plants. Second Edition, Academic Press 2009, ISBN 978-0-12-373972-8, p. 408-418.