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Platanocarpus elkneckensis

Magnoliopsida - Proteales - Platanaceae

Taxonomy
Platanocarpus elkneckensis was named by Pedersen et al. (1994) [Plate II, 1 of Pedersen et al. (1994)]. Its type specimen is PP35073. Its type locality is The Bull Mountain locality, which is in the Albian of claystone the Patapsco Formation Maryland.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1994Platanocarpus elkneckensis Pedersen et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
phylumSpermatophyta
classMagnoliopsidaCronquist et al. 1996
EudicotDoyle and Hotton 1991
RankNameAuthor
orderProtealesJussieu 1829
familyPlatanaceaeLestiboudois 1826
genusPlatanocarpusFriis et al. 1988
specieselkneckensis

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
No diagnoses are available