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Psilatricolpites simplex

Psilatricolpites simplex was named by Jaramillo and Dilcher (2001). It is considered to be a form taxon. Its type specimen is UFP 62, 3.5 x 103.1, a microspore (Pollen grain), and it is a 3D fossil preserving soft parts.

It was recombined as Ladakhipollenites simplex by Jaramillo and Dilcher (2001).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1967Psilatricolpites simplex González-Guzmán p. 27 figs. 3-3a
2001Ladakhipollenites simplex Jaramillo and Dilcher p. 131
2001Psilatricolpites simplex Jaramillo and Dilcher p. 131 figs. Plate 12, fig. 6

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phylumMagnoliophytaCronquist et al.
genusPsilatricolpitesVan der Hammen and Wijmstra 1964

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.

A. E. González-Guzmán 1967Pollen grain tricolpate, perprolate; furrow C α 2b, C β 3, C γ 1; sculpture type psilate. Thickness of exine < 1 μ, endexine thicker than ectexine. Grain probable tectate, furrows provided with a margo. Polar area rather small.
C. A. Jaramillo and D. L. Dilcher 2001Psilatricolpate, mid-sized (28 - 32 µm), prolate, nexine thick, columellae indistinct, colpi long, slightly marginate.