Rhoipites hispidus Jaramillo and Dilcher 2001


Synonym: Retitricolporites hispidus Van der Hammen and Wijmstra 1964 [replaced name]

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 Rhoipites according to C. A. Jaramillo and D. L. Dilcher 2001

See also González-Guzmán 1967

Sister taxa: Rhoipites alveolatus, Rhoipites baculatus, Rhoipites bradleyi, Rhoipites cienagensis, Rhoipites cienaguensis, Rhoipites exiguus, Rhoipites fragilis, Rhoipites guianensis, Rhoipites hirtzi, Rhoipites hirtzii, Rhoipites karamuensis, Rhoipites kutchensis, Rhoipites minusculus, Rhoipites nitidus, Rhoipites paranaensis, Rhoipites romeroi, Rhoipites santafesii, Rhoipites squarrosus, Rhoipites striatus

Type specimens:

  • Rhoipites hispidus: UFP 40, 17.6 x 105, a microspore (Pollen grain)
  • Retitricolporites hispidus:

Average measurements (in mm): Pollen grain diameter 0.029


• Eocene of Colombia (9 collections)

Total: 9 collections each including a single occurrence

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