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Tuberculatosporites parvus

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Taxonomy
Tuberculatosporites parvus was named by Archangelsky (1972) [Others samples: Prep. n° 742, coord,, 40.8/114.5; p.m. 707, coord. 28.5/107.6. Others measurement: length, 22-33 µ, width, 14-25 µ. 17-13 specimens. Locality. Wells D-13, D-15, T-134, P-9, P-14.]. It is considered to be a form taxon. Its type specimen is Holotype: Prep. LP n° 742; coord. 38.7/120.3. Stored at Museo de La Plata, Paleobotanical division., a microspore (Spore), and it is a 3D fossil preserving soft parts. Its type locality is Pozo D-13, which is in an Eocene coastal horizon in the Río Turbio Formation of Argentina.

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1972Tuberculatosporites parvus Archangelsky
2004Tuberculatosporites parvus Zamaloa

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
subkingdomEmbryophyta
phylumPteridophyta
RankNameAuthor
classPteridopsidaRitgen 1828
genusTuberculatosporitesImgrund 1952
speciesparvus

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Diagnosis
ReferenceDiagnosis
S. Archangelsky 1972Espora monolete, de contorno subovalado en vista polar, llevando cortas espinas solidas, de base ancha, distalmente romas o agudas, rectas, a veces curvadas. Exina delicada, lisa a finamente escabrada. Lesura aproximadamente 2/3 del largo, a veces de labios algo engrosados. Ocasionales elementos esculturales de tipo verrucoso, junto con los espinosos.