Bibliography of American Paleobotany
Officers and Bylaws
Section, Botanical Society of America. The official home page
of the paleobotanists. News of the Section, meetings, notice of
awards, etc. Also links to the Botanical Society of America home
page. You are already here!
This is a good place to start. This site has links to many other
Maintained by Hans Kerp. The Westfälische
Wilhelms University in Münster is one of the few German universities
where palaeobotany is taught and palaeobotanical research is carried
Research of the so-called "Forschungsstelle
für Paläobotanik" (= Palaeobotanical Research Unit) primarily
focuses on Palaeozoic and early Mesozoic floras. The aims are to get
a better insight in the natural relationships between the various, long
since extinct groups of fossil plants, their development and ecology,
as well as biostratigraphy, palaeoclimatology and phytogeography.
: This is an extensive collection of botanical
links maintained by Raino Lampinen, a botanist in the Botanical
Museum, Finnish Museum of Natural History, in the University of
Helsinki. It contains many links including images, microscopy related
links and some good paleobotanical links.
types can be found at this url. As noted on the
Personalia page, Johanna
Eder has made available a link to a database of type specimens
from various Austrian museums. Searchable, with links to those
in control of the specimens, if you want to see the fossils in
person for a closer look.
Pages, a wonderful page about the tree Ginkgo
biloba and all its aspects, and its fossil relatives.