Pilosisporites Delcourt and Sprumont 1955 (ferns)

Pilosisporites

Parent taxon: Pteridophyta according to M. E. Dettmann 1963

Sister taxa: Acrostichum, Auritulinasporites, Cardioangulina, Cibotiumspora, Cingulatipollenites, Clavatasporites, Concavisporites, Converrucosisporites, Divisisporites, Duplexisporites, Eodelopterum, Eodelopterum priscum, Foveogleicheniidites, Gabonisporis, Haplostigma, Impardecispora, Lycopsida, Microfoveolatosporis, Microreticulatisporites, Muricingulisporis, Murospora, Phyllotheca, Polycingulatisporites, Psilatriletes, Psilotopsida, Pteridopsida, Rhacophytales, Rubinella, Saadisporites, Scolecopteris, Scortea, Trilobosporites, Triplanosporites, Tuberositriletes, Uralia, Velosporites, Verrucosisporites

Subtaxa: Pilosisporites crassiangulatus Pilosisporites ericeus Pilosisporites grandis Pilosisporites notensis Pilosisporites parvispinosus Pilosisporites trichopapillosus Pilosisporites verus

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Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Argentina (3 collections), Australia (6), Brazil (15), Canada (1: Alberta), China (1), Denmark (1), Egypt (8), Libya (1), Portugal (5), Sudan (24), the United Kingdom (2), United States (2: New Jersey)

• Jurassic to Cretaceous of Canada (1: Nunavut), Egypt (1)

• Jurassic of Egypt (2)

• Desmoinesian of United States (4: Kansas)

• Carboniferous of United States (6: Arkansas, Illinois, Missouri, Oklahoma)

Total: 83 collections including 88 occurrences

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