Persites argutus Hickey 1977 (laurel)

Magnoliopsida - Magnoliales - Lauraceae

Full reference: L. J. Hickey. 1977. Stratigraphy and paleobotany of the Golden Valley Formation (Early Tertiary) of western North Dakota. The Geological Society of America Memoir 150:1-183

Belongs to Persites according to L. J. Hickey 1977

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: 42828 A and B. Its type locality is USNM 14079, Section 6, which is in a Clarkforkian channel siltstone/shale in the Golden Valley Formation of North Dakota.


• Eocene of United States (5: North Dakota, Wyoming collections)

• Paleocene of United States (53: North Dakota, Wyoming)

Total: 58 collections each including a single occurrence

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