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Amentogerdiopollenites

Magnoliopsida - Fagales - Fagaceae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1989Amentogerdiopollenites Crepet and Nixon

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
phylumSpermatophyta
classMagnoliopsidaCronquist et al. 1996
EudicotDoyle and Hotton 1991
RankNameAuthor
orderFagalesEngler 1892
familyFagaceaeDumortier 1829
genusAmentogerdiopollenites

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
W. L. Crepet and K. C. Nixon 1989Staminate catkins robust, branched and apparently erect in life with crowded dichasia of small perigon and more than six stamens with a small anthers. Pollen tricolporate, prolate (P/E = 1.37), small (ave. diam 22 micrometer) with a geniculus. Exine tectate columellate with a relatively thick footlayer (fl/t = 0.6) and micromorphology wovenvermiform (vermiform elements ca. 0.22 micrometers in diam), with the vermiform elements occasionally braided