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Hamatia elkneckensis

Magnoliopsida - Proteales - Platanaceae

Taxonomy
Hamatia elkneckensis was named by Pedersen et al. (1994) [Plate IV, 3 of Pedersen et al. (1994). Specimens deposited in the paleobotanical collections of the Department of Geology, Field Museum of Natural History.]. Its type specimen is PP43810. Its type locality is The Bull Mountain locality, which is in the Albian of claystone the Patapsco Formation Maryland. It is the type species of Hamatia.

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

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