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Aquia brookensis

Magnoliopsida - Proteales - Platanaceae

Taxonomy
Aquia brookensis was named by Crane et al. (1993) [Specimen deposited at the Department of Geology, FMNH.]. Its type specimen is PP42954 (holotype). Its type locality is Bank near Brooke, which is in an Albian/Albian crevasse splay siltstone in the Patapsco Formation of Virginia. It is the type species of Aquia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1993Aquia brookensis Crane et al.

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

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