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Pongamia ovata

Magnoliopsida - Fabales - Leguminosae

Taxonomy
Pongamia ovata was named by MacGinitie (1941). Its type specimen is U.C. Mus. Pal. Paleobot. Ser. cotypes nos. 2254, 2255, 2256. Its type locality is Chalk Bluff Locality 3318, which is in an Eocene floodplain claystone in California.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1941Pongamia ovata MacGinitie

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
phylumSpermatophyta
classMagnoliopsidaCronquist et al. 1996
EudicotDoyle and Hotton 1991
RankNameAuthor
orderFabalesBromhead 1838
familyLeguminosaede Jussieu
genusPongamiaVentenat
speciesovata

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