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Laevigatosporites tibuensis

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Taxonomy
Laevigatosporites tibuensis was named by Jaramillo and Dilcher (2001) [n. comb. Dimension in equatorial view.]. It is not extant. It is considered to be a form taxon. Its type specimen is UFP 6, 6.6 x 91.1, a microspore.

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1956Psilamonoletes tibui Van der Hammen
2001Laevigatosporites tibuensis Jaramillo and Dilcher p. 101 figs. plate 2, fig. 31

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
subkingdomEmbryophyta
phylumPteridophyta
RankNameAuthor
classPteridopsidaRitgen 1828
genusLaevigatosporitesIbrahim 1933
speciestibuensis

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
C. A. Jaramillo and D. L. Dilcher 2001Monolete, mid-sized (30-50 µm), elliptic, plane-convex to reniform, sporoderm 0.5-1 µm thick, laevigate.