Cordaitean Predation Photos 2019: Mounted Peels, Harvard Collection. Plate 57
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Cone maturity is as follows- cone A, mature (picture 1, bottom); cone B, taphonomically degraded (picture 1, top); cone C, taphonomically degraded (picture 2). Cone A contained 33 golden coprolites deposited in string formation (picture 3).
DescriptionThese images were used in the research for a master's thesis from the Texas A&M University Dept. of Geology and Geophysics (Date of submission: May 2020).
Images were taken from slides on loan from the Harvard Paleobotanical Herbarium.
Cone A is a Mature Cone containing 33 golden coprolites.
Cones B and C are taphonomically degraded.
Mounted peels were made by William C. Darrah.
Desmoinian North American Stage (Desmoinesian)
Coal Ball Peels
Lakeram, Scott (2019). Cordaitean Predation Photos 2019: Mounted Peels, Harvard Collection. Plate 57. Texas A&M University. Libraries. Available electronically from