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Zlatkocarpus

Genus Zlatkocarpus J. Kvaček, Friis Grana, 49(2): 116. 15 May 2010
Name
Zlatkocarpus
Rank
Genus
Authors (Pub.)
Kvaček J. Friis E. M.  
Publication
Zlatkocarpus gen. nov., a new angiosperm reproductive structure with monocolpate-reticulate pollen from the Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian) of the Czech Republic [2010/5]
Journal
Grana
Volume
49
Issue
2
Page number
116
Year
2010
Parent Taxon
[Phylum] Magnoliophyta
Fossil Status
fruits (with pollen)
Type
Zlatkocarpus brnikensis
Diagnosis
Flowers sessile, aggregated in spikes; each flower supported by a persistent bract arranged helically along an elongated axis. Flowers apparently unisexual. Pistillate flowers consisting of a single carpel surrounded by a floral cup. Stigmatic area sessile, indistinct. Fruit: a one-seeded berry. Fruit wall parenchymatous with resin bodies embedded in the tissue under the epidermis. Pollen adhering to the surface of fruits of Retimonocolpites-type, monocolpate, reticulate-columellate with smooth muri.
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