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Psilatricolpites minutus

Taxonomy
Psilatricolpites minutus was named by González-Guzmán (1967). It is considered to be a form taxon. Its type specimen is Slide F-III-57-598 (Catatumbo). Loc: 40.6X112.8 (micr. P0-58), a seed repro (Pollen grain), and it is a 3D fossil preserving soft parts.

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1967Psilatricolpites minutus González-Guzmán p. 27 figs. 2-2e

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
superphylumTracheophyta
Pteridobiotina
superphylumCycadophytanae
RankNameAuthor
phylumMagnoliophytaCronquist et al.
genusPsilatricolpitesVan der Hammen and Wijmstra 1964
speciesminutus

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Diagnosis
ReferenceDiagnosis
A. E. González-Guzmán 1967Pollen grain tricolpate, prolate, furrow C α 3 d-e, C β 2, C γ I, sculpture type psilate, thickness of exine ± 1 μ. Polar area rather small. Grain probably tektite. Furrows with equatorial constriction and therefore grain sometimes seemingly tricolporate.