Leisman’s Jungle Creek 5 (thin section)
Leisman Number: Jungle Creek 5
Repository Collection: Victoria Geological Survey–Department of Minerals and Energy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia (now at Palaeobotany Collection, Museum Victoria), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia (NMV-P)
Locality: OMNH-NL00000001 (used for tracking purposes only)
Associated Coal Ball: Not Applicable
OPC Coal Ball Peel the specimen came from: Not Applicable
OPC Slide containing the specimen: None. Specimen is P 187173, P 187174, or P 187175 at NMV-P (see confirmation)
OPC Specimen Number: None. Specimen is P 187173, P 187174, or P 187175 at NMV-P (see confirmation)
Specimen Category: Petrographic Slide? – Thin Section
Number in Lot: Not Applicable
Type Status: Syntype [1 of multiple thin sections that comprise Holotype]
Confirmation: Partial – NMV-P Online Database verified, see Specimens P 187173, P 187174, or P 18717
Identification: Cryptocaryoxylon gippslandicum Leisman 1986
- Leisman, Gilbert Arthur, 1986. Cryptocaryoxylon gippslandicum gen. et sp. nov., from the Tertiary of Eastern Victoria: Alcheringa, v. 10, no. 3-4, p. 225-234. doi: 10.1080/03115518608619157 [SNOMNH_Pbot-00000146] (link to our page on publication)
Figure Number of Specimen: Probably source of many of the figures however, publication does not explicitly list thin section they come from.
Notes: Radial cut of petrified wood. Research that resulted in this paper was due to a sabbatical that Leisman took in Australia. Either Specimens P 187173, P 187174, or P 18717 at NMV-P.
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