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Retitricolporites annae

Magnoliopsida -

Taxonomy
Tricolporites annae 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-I-73, Col. S.G.N. (HB-284), a seed repro (Pollen grain), and it is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Retitricolporites annae by Van der Hammen and Garcia de Mutis (1966).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1954Tricolporites annae Van der Hammen p. 96 figs. Plate 9
1966Retitricolporites annae Van der Hammen and Garcia de Mutis
1966Tricolporites annae Van der Hammen and Garcia de Mutis p. 96 figs. Plate 9

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
phylumSpermatophyta
classMagnoliopsidaCronquist et al. 1996
RankNameAuthor
genusRetitricolporitesVan der Hammen and Wymstra 1964
speciesannae()

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 1966Tricolpate (in general the pores are almost invisible), reticulate. Shape ± rounded. Colpi short with margo. The polar area and the surrounding zone of the colpi with a heavy reticulum, and a fine reticulum in the central zones of the intercolpia. Size ± 47-53 μ.