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Nothofagidites saraensis

Magnoliopsida - Fagales

Taxonomy
Nothofagidites saraensis was named by Menendez and Caccavari (1975) [Botanical affinity: Fagaceae. Type Nothofagus fusca (Romero y Zamaloa, 1997)]. It is considered to be a form taxon. Its type specimen is BAPB. Prep. pal. N° 510, a seed repro (Pollen grain), and it is a 3D fossil preserving soft parts.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1975Nothofagidites saraensis Menendez and Caccavari

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
phylumSpermatophyta
classMagnoliopsidaCronquist et al. 1996
EudicotDoyle and Hotton 1991
RankNameAuthor
orderFagalesEngler 1892
genusNothofagiditesPotonié 1960
speciessaraensis

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. Menendez and M. A. Caccavari 1975Granos isopolares , estefanocolpados, peroblados, de 21.85 (28.64) 34.5 µ de diámetro, amb circular a subcircular. Colpos en número de 5 (6) 7, con una profundidad de 2 (2.12) 3 µ y un engrosamiento de 1.15 (1.5) 2 µ. La exina con un espesor de 0.5 (0.6) 0.8 µ entre los colpos, se presenta cubierta de espinas débiles y pequeñas con una densidad de 48.6 (54.3) 60 en 100 µ²