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Retidiporites agilis

Magnoliopsida - Proteales

Taxonomy
Retidiporites agilis 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: 124.2X32.7 (micr. P0-58), a seed repro (Pollen grain), and it is a 3D fossil preserving soft parts.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1967Retidiporites agilis González-Guzmán p. 54 figs. Plate XVI Figs. 4-4b

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
phylumSpermatophyta
classMagnoliopsidaCronquist et al. 1996
EudicotDoyle and Hotton 1991
RankNameAuthor
orderProtealesJussieu 1829
genusRetidiporitesVarma and Rawat 1963
speciesagilis

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 diporate; spheroidal-subspheroidal; pore P α 1c, P β 1, P γ 2; sculpture type reticulate (diameter of the lumina < 1 μ). Thickness of exine about 1.3 μ; ectexine thicker than endexine. Wall semitectate; muri simplibaculate.