Elaterosporites protensus Jardiné 1967 (elaterate)

Cycadopsida - Gnetales

Synonym: Galeacornea protensa Stover 1963 [objective synonym]

Full reference: S. Jardiné. 1967. Spores a expansion en forme d'élateres du Crétacé moyen d'Afrique Occidentale. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 1:235-258

Belongs to Elaterosporites according to S. Jardiné 1967

See also Stover 1963

Sister taxa: Elaterosporites acuminatus, Elaterosporites castellaini, Elaterosporites klaszi, Elaterosporites klaszii, Elaterosporites verrucatus


• Cretaceous of Brazil (36 collections), Cote D'Ivoire (3), Egypt (4), Ghana (12), Nigeria (1), Peru (6), Senegal (2)

Total: 64 collections each including a single occurrence

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