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Orontium wolfei

Orontium wolfei Bogner, K.R. Johnson, Z. Kvaček, Upchurch Zitteliana, Ser. A, (47): 136. 31 Dec 2007
Name
Orontium wolfei
Rank
Species
Generic Name
[Genus] Orontium
Authors (Pub.)
Bogner J. Johnson K. R. Kvaček Z. Upchurch G. R., Jr.  
Publication
New fossil leaves of Araceae from the Late Cretaceous and Paleogene of western North America [2007/12]
Journal
Zitteliana
Issue
47
Page number
136
Year
2007
Fossil Status
leaves
Stratigraphy
Eocene
Location
One Mile Creek, Princeton, USA
Paleoregion
America (North)
Data for Holotypus
Repository
Denver Museum of Nature and Science, DMNH, Denver, USA
Repository Number
DMNH– 26516
Diagnosis
Leaves oblong-elliptic, entire-margined, with shortly hooded leaf tip, venation parallel-pinnate, with inconspicuous midrib, primaries arising near the leaf base, secondary, tertiary and higher-order laterals dense, subparallel with primaries, primary cross veins very widely spaced, secondary and lower order crossveins also wide part, oblique, irregular in their broken course, areolation dense, very narrow and elongate.

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