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Lepidodendron selaginoides

Lepidodendron selaginoides Important species of Palaeozoic plant, characterized by a dichotomous branching, by diamond-shaped leaf scars, and by large cones. During the Upper Carboniferous, Lepidodendron species flourished on several continents and the trunks grew up to 30 m before branching. See also LYCOPSIDA.

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Lepidodendron selaginoides

Lepidodendron selaginoides An important species of Palaeozoic plant, characterized by a dichotomous branching, by diamond-shaped leaf scars, and by large cones. During the Upper Carboniferous Lepidodendron species flourished on several continents and grew up to 30m before branching.

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"Lepidodendron selaginoides." A Dictionary of Plant Sciences. . Retrieved June 26, 2017 from Encyclopedia.com: http://www.encyclopedia.com/science/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/lepidodendron-selaginoides-0