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Scabrastephanocolpites scabratus

Magnoliopsida -

Taxonomy
Scabrastephanocolpites scabratus was named by Van der Hammen and Garcia de Mutis (1966). It is considered to be a form taxon. Its type specimen is Slide F-III-22, Col. S.G.N. (Cat. -457), a seed repro (Pollen grains), and it is a 3D body fossil. It is the type species of Scabrastephanocolpites.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1966Scabrastephanocolpites scabratus Van der Hammen and Garcia de Mutis p. 110 fig. 9

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
phylumSpermatophyta
classMagnoliopsidaCronquist et al. 1996
RankNameAuthor
genusScabrastephanocolpites
speciesscabratus

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
T. Van der Hammen and C. Garcia de Mutis 1966Stephanocolpate, scabrate, tectate. The columellae are clearly visible in optical section; the thickness of the exine is 1-2 μ, 5 colpi. The size is ± 37 μ.