On a remarkable specimen of ulodendron, found at Hurlet, Renfrewshire

by Alex Macalister

Publisher: McGlashan & Gill in Dublin

Written in English
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  • Pteridophyta, Fossil.,
  • Paleobotany -- Ireland.

Edition Notes

Statementby Alexander Macalister ; read before the Royal Geological Society of Ireland, May 11, 1864.
SeriesLandmarks of science II
LC ClassificationsQ111 .H35, QE971 .H35
The Physical Object
Paginationp. 190-192
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21867659M

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