Ranunculacidites operculatus Jaramillo and Dilcher 2001


Synonym: Psilatricolporites operculatus Van der Hammen and Wijmstra 1964

Full reference: C. A. Jaramillo and D. L. Dilcher. 2001. Middle Paleogene palynology of Central Colombia, South America: A study of pollen and spores from tropical latitudes. Palaeontographica Abteilung B 258(4-6):87-213

Belongs to Ranunculacidites according to C. A. Jaramillo and D. L. Dilcher 2001

See also González-Guzmán 1967

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Psilatricolporites operculatus medius Psilatricolporites operculatus minutus

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Type specimens:

  • Ranunculacidites operculatus: UFP 40, 9.8 x 84.6, a microspore (pollen grain)
  • Psilatricolporites operculatus:

Distribution: found only at Pinalerita UFP 40, Llanos foothills, Colombia (Eocene of Colombia)

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