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Longapertites proxapertitoides reticuloides

Arecales

Taxonomy
Longapertites proxapertitoides reticuloides was named by González-Guzmán (1967). It is considered to be a form taxon. Its type specimen is Slide F-III-96-579 (Catatumbo) Loc: 121X27.8 (micr. P0-58), a seed repro (Pollen grain), and it is a 3D fossil preserving soft parts.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1967Longapertites proxapertitoides reticuloides González-Guzmán p. 53 figs. Plate XXV Figs. 4-4b

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
subkingdomEmbryophyta
phylumAngiospermae
subclassMonocotyledoneae
RankNameAuthor
orderArecalesBromhead 1840
genusLongapertites
speciesproxapertitoides
subspeciesreticuloides

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
A. E. González-Guzmán 1967Pollen grain monocolpate, globular to ellipsoid, prolate-subspheroidal; furrow usually exceeding length of grain and sometimes nearly circular; type C α 1, C β 1, C γ 1; sculpture type reticulate (diameter of lumina 0.8-3 μ). Lumina of reticulum diminishing in size towards the colpi. Wall semitectate; muri simplibaculate. Thickness of exine about 3 μ; ectexine thicker than endexine.