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Liriodendrites

Genus Liriodendrites K.R. Johnson Proc. Denver Mus. Nat. Hist., Series 3, (12): 3. 1 Apr 1996
Name
Liriodendrites
Rank
Genus
Authors (Pub.)
Johnson K. R.  
Publication
Description of seven common fossil leaf species from the Hell Creek Formation (Upper Cretaceous: Upper Maastrichtian) North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana [1996/4]
Journal
Proceedings of the Denver Museum of Natural History
Annee/Jahrgang
Series 3
Issue
12
Page number
3
Year
1996
Parent Taxon
[Order] Magnoliales
Fossil Status
leaves
Type
Liriodendrites bradacii
Diagnosis
Leaves simple; lamina bilobed; apex deeply emarginate; base cordate, truncate, and acute; margin entire to undulate. Venation pinnate, with midrib terminating in the sinus. Secondary venation brochidodromous. Tertiary venation weakly percurrent to reticulate.
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