Chiropteris Kurr 1845 (cycads)

Cycadopsida - Pteridospermales

Parent taxon: Pteridospermales according to T. Kimura and B.-K. Kim 1988

See also Knowlton 1919

Sister taxa: Bosea, Concaryon, Marhwaseaphyllum, Rewaphyllum, Rugapites, Rugaspermum, Rugatheca, Thinnfeldia, Thuringia

Subtaxa: Chiropteris barrealensis Chiropteris coreanica Chiropteris cuneata Chiropteris digitata Chiropteris kawasakii Chiropteris manasiensis Chiropteris reniformis Chiropteris taizihoensis Chiropteris williamsii Chiropteris yuani

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Type: Chiropteris digitata


• Jurassic of China (2 collections), the Russian Federation (1)

• Triassic to Jurassic of Ukraine (1)

• Triassic of Australia (1), Chile (1), China (2), Germany (6), Kyrgyzstan (1), South Africa (7), South Korea (4), Ukraine (2)

• Permian of Argentina (1), Brazil (3), China (11), North Korea (3), South Korea (2)

Total: 48 collections including 50 occurrences

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