Siltaria media Jaramillo and Dilcher 2001


Synonym: Retitricolporites medius González-Guzmán 1967 [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 Siltaria according to C. A. Jaramillo and D. L. Dilcher 2001

See also González-Guzmán 1967

Sister taxa: Siltaria abouziarovae, Siltaria mariposa

Type specimens:

  • Siltaria media: UFP 32, 7.5 x 109.3, a microspore (Pollen grain)
  • Retitricolporites medius: Slide F-III-15-583 (Catatumbo) Loc: 37.3X116.7 (micr. P0-58), a seed repro (Pollen grain).


• Eocene of Colombia (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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