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Lauranthus futabensis

Magnoliopsida - Magnoliales - Lauraceae

Taxonomy
Lauranthus futabensis was named by Takahashi et al. (2001). Its type locality is Kamikitaba Assemblage, which is in a Coniacian alluvial fan lignite in the Ashizawa Formation of Japan. It is the type species of Lauranthus.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2001Lauranthus futabensis Takahashi et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
phylumSpermatophyta
classMagnoliopsidaCronquist et al. 1996
Magnoliid
RankNameAuthor
orderMagnolialesJussieu 1820
familyLauraceaeJussieu 1789
genusLauranthus
speciesfutabensis

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
M. Takahashi et al. 2001Same as genus