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Nelumbo aureavallis

Magnoliopsida - Proteales - Nelumbonaceae

Taxonomy
Nelumbo aureavallis was named by Hickey (1977). It is not extant. Its type specimen is USNM 43231. Its type locality is South Central Fairy Dells (USNM 14089), which is in a Wasatchian/Tertiary channel siltstone/shale in the Golden Valley Formation of North Dakota.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1977Nelumbo aureavallis Hickey p. 123 figs. Pl. 20, fig. 6; Pl. 21, figs. 1-3, 5

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
phylumSpermatophyta
classMagnoliopsidaCronquist et al. 1996
EudicotDoyle and Hotton 1991
RankNameAuthor
orderProtealesJussieu 1829
familyNelumbonaceaeRichard 1827
genusNelumboAdanson
speciesaureavallis

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