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Gemmatricolpites pulcher

Magnoliopsida -

Gemmatricolpites pulcher was named by González-Guzmán (1967). It is considered to be a form taxon. Its type specimen is Slide F-III-10-583 (Catatumbo). Loc: 43.1 X 122.1 (micr. P0-58), a seed repro (Pollen grain), and it is a 3D fossil preserving soft parts.

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YearName and author
1967Gemmatricolpites pulcher González-Guzmán p. 29 figs. Plate VIII 2-2b

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classMagnoliopsidaCronquist et al. 1996

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, prolate; furrow C α I, C β 2, C γ I; sculpture type gemmate; diameter and height of gemmae slightly less than 1 μ. Thickness of exine about 1 μ (including sculpture), 'extexine' thicker than endexine. Polar area 5 μ. Grain apparently intestate.