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Protopteris maletinensis

Protopteris maletinensis Greguš, J. Kvaček in Greguš, J. Kvaček, Halamski Sborn. Nár. Muz. Praze, Řada B, Přír. Vědy, 69(1-2): 74. Sep 2013
Name
Protopteris maletinensis
Rank
Species
Generic Name
[Genus] Protopteris
Authors (Name)
Greguš J. Kvaček J.  
Authors (Pub.)
Greguš J. Kvaček J. Halamski A. T.  
Publication
Revision of Protopteris and Oncopteris tree fern stem casts from the Late Cretaceous of Central Europe [2013/9]
Journal
Sborník Národního Muzea v Praze
Volume
69
Issue
1-2
Page number
74
Year
2013
Fossil Status
stems
Stratigraphy
Cenomanian
Location
Starý Maletín, Czech Republic
Paleoregion
Eurasia (Europe)
Data for Holotypus
Repository
Naturhistorisches Museum Wien, Geologisch-Paläontologische Abteilung, Vienna, Austria
Repository Number
NHMW 1878B/0006/7141
Diagnosis
Stem cast covered by helically arranged leaf cushions bearing leaf scars. Each leaf scar includes one vascular bundle leaving a horseshoe-shaped scar. Leaf scars with enlarged appendages forming pouchlike structure. Height / width ratio of leaf scars 0.4–0.7.

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