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Palaeostigma

- Rhyniaceae

Taxonomy
Palaeostigma was named by Plumstead (1967). It is not extant.

It was assigned to Rhyniaceae by Edwards (1980).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1967Palaeostigma Plumstead
1980Palaeostigma Edwards

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
superphylumTracheophyta
RankNameAuthor
familyRhyniaceaeKidston and Lang 1920
genusPalaeostigmaPlumstead 1967

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available