Liliacidites Couper 1953

Monocotyledoneae - Liliales - Liliidae

Parent taxon: Liliales according to Couper 1953

Sister taxa: Alstroemeriaceae, Burmanniaceae, Calochortaceae, Campynemataceae, Colchicaceae, Iridaceae, Liliaceae, Melanthiaceae, Petermanniaceae, Rhipogonum, Ripogonaceae

Subtaxa: Liliacidites aviemorensis Liliacidites contortus Liliacidites crassatus Liliacidites crassibaculatus Liliacidites crassilabratus Liliacidites hungaricus Liliacidites inequalis Liliacidites intermedius Liliacidites kaitangataensis Liliacidites lanceolatus Liliacidites lenticularis Liliacidites nigeriensis Liliacidites peroreticulatus Liliacidites regularis Liliacidites reticulatus Liliacidites textus Liliacidites variegatus Liliacidites vermireticulatus

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Type: Liliacidites kaitangataensis

Ecology: "photoautotroph"

Distribution:

• Miocene to Pliocene of South Atlantic (2 collections)

• Miocene of Argentina (1), New Zealand (1)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Argentina (1), Australia (5)

• Oligocene of Argentina (1), Australia (1)

• Eocene to Oligocene of Antarctica (1)

• Eocene to Miocene of Argentina (1)

• Eocene of Antarctica (2), Argentina (1), Australia (1), Cuba (2), United States (45: Louisiana)

• Paleocene of Antarctica (1), Argentina (18), Australia (5)

• Cretaceous to Paleogene of Antarctica (2), Argentina (2)

• Cretaceous of Antarctica (5), Argentina (17), Australia (18), the Bahamas (6), Brazil (4), Canada (2: Alberta), China (1), Egypt (2), Israel (3), Madagascar (1), Morocco (1), Nigeria (1), Peru (3), South Sudan (2), United States (2: Alaska, Montana)

Total: 161 collections including 234 occurrences

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