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Zosterophyllum longum

Zosterophyllum longum De-M. Wang Acta Geol. Sin. (Engl. ed.), 81(4): 526. Aug 2007
Name
Zosterophyllum longum
Rank
Species
Original spelling
longa
Generic Name
[Genus] Zosterophyllum
Authors (Pub.)
Wang D.-M.  
Publication
Two species of Zosterophyllum from South China and dating of the Xujiachong Formation with a biostratigraphic method [2007/8]
Journal
Acta Geologica Sinica
Volume
81
Issue
4
Page number
526
Year
2007
Fossil Status
stems (with sporangia)
Stratigraphy
Lower Devonian
Strat. comment
Pingyipu Formation
Location
Yanmenba village, Jiangyou District, northern Sichuan, China
Paleoregion
Cathaysia (South)
Data for Holotypus
Repository
Beijing University, Department of Geology, Beijing, China
Repository Number
CS1
Diagnosis
Axes naked, 1.5-3.5 mm wide. Spikes 3.0- (3.8)4.4 mm wide and up to 24.0 mm long. Lateral sporangia closely and spirally arranged on fertile axes of 0.8-( 1.0b1.3 mm in width. Sporangia vertically elongate in shape, 1.0- (2.0 j2.8 mm high and 0.8-(1.1b1.4 mm wide. Sporangial stalks indistinct.

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