Pecopteris Brongniart 1822 (ferns)

Pteropsida - Filicinae

Parent taxon: Filicinae according to J.-C. Gall 1971

See also Ogilvie Gordon 1927 and Tidwell et al. 1992

Sister taxa: Anomopteris, Cyatheites, Cyathocarpus, Eupecopteris, Hemitelites, Lageniopteris, Langcamia, Lobatopteris, Moakheopteris, Mokrawia, Neuropteridium, Palaeogleichenia, Palaeoweichselia, Palibiniopteris, Pecopteridium, Polymorphopteris, Prepecopteris, Sturiella, Thainguyenopteris, Thinnfeldiella, Ussuriopteris

Subtaxa: Pecopteris buhsei Pecopteris falcatus Pecopteris filatovae Pecopteris pennaeformis Pecopteris sulziana

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Type: Filicites pennaeformis

Distribution:

• Miocene of Switzerland (1 collection)

• Oligocene of Argentina (1)

• Cretaceous of Antarctica (1), Belgium (1), Portugal (2), United States (4: Wyoming)

• Jurassic of Poland (1), Portugal (2), the United Kingdom (1)

• Triassic to Jurassic of Sweden (1)

• Triassic of China (6), France (2), Germany (5), Hungary (1), Italy (4), Kyrgyzstan (1), Mexico (9), the Russian Federation (8), Switzerland (1), Tajikistan (2), United States (2: North Carolina, Virginia)

• Wolfcamp of Mexico (1)

• Permian of Argentina (3), Bolivia (1), Brazil (10), Canada (1: Prince Edward Island), China (148), the Czech Republic (3), France (9), Germany (17), Greenland (1), Hungary (1), Indonesia (1), Iraq (1), Italy (2), Japan (1), Madagascar (2), Malaysia (4), Mexico (1), Mongolia (9), Morocco (3), North Korea (7), Papua New Guinea (1), Peru (1), Portugal (1), the Russian Federation (85), Saudi Arabia (5), South Africa (2), South Korea (4), Spain (2), Thailand (2), Turkey (2), the United Kingdom (2), United States (17: Arizona, Colorado, Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, West Virginia), Venezuela (1), Zimbabwe (1)

• Virgilian of United States (1: New Mexico)

• Desmoinesian of United States (2: Indiana, Missouri)

• Atokan of United States (1: Indiana)

• Pennsylvanian of Portugal (1), United States (7: Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan)

• Westphalian of United States (1: Illinois)

• Carboniferous to Permian of Morocco (1), Spain (1)

• Carboniferous of Canada (11: New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island), Germany (3), Portugal (1), Spain (8), United States (34: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Ohio, Oklahoma, Texas, West Virginia)

• Mississippian of Canada (2: New Brunswick, Nova Scotia), France (1), United States (4: Missouri, Pennsylvania, West Virginia)

Total: 487 collections including 1138 occurrences

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