Platanus Linnaeus 1753 (plane tree)

Magnoliopsida - Proteales - Platanaceae

Parent taxon: Platanaceae according to D.J. Mabberley 2000

See also Brown 1959, Christophel 1976, Knowlton 1899, MacGinitie 1941 and McIver and Basinger 1993

Sister taxa: Aquia, Hamatia, Platananthus, Platanites, Platanocarpus, Platanophyllum, Protophyllum

Subtaxa: Platanus bella Platanus neptuni Platanus nobilis Platanus paucidentata Platanus raynoldsi

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Distribution:

• Quaternary of United States (1: California collection)

• Pliocene of Germany (1), United States (1: California)

• Hemphillian of United States (2: California, Indiana)

• Miocene to Oligocene of United States (1: Montana)

• Miocene to Pliocene of United States (1: Nebraska)

• Miocene of Azerbaijan (2), Canada (1: Northwest Territories), Germany (3), Switzerland (3), United States (10: California, Montana, Nevada, Virginia)

• Oligocene to Miocene of United States (2: Montana)

• Oligocene to Eocene of United States (1: Oregon)

• Oligocene of the Czech Republic (1), Germany (7), United States (7: Idaho, Montana, Oregon)

• Eocene of China (1), Japan (2), United States (24: Colorado, Idaho, Oregon, Washington, Wyoming)

• Paleocene of Canada (4: Saskatchewan), United States (53: Colorado, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Wyoming)

• Cretaceous of Canada (21: Alberta, British Columbia), the Russian Federation (8), United States (13: Alaska, Kansas, South Dakota, Wyoming)

Total: 170 collections including 192 occurrences

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