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Welkoetoxylon

Genus Welkoetoxylon Boonchai, Manchester, Wheeler I.A.W.A. J., 36(2): 159. 20 May 2015
Name
Welkoetoxylon
Rank
Genus
Authors (Pub.)
Boonchai N. Manchester S. R. Wheeler E. A.  
Publication
Welkoetoxylon multiseriatum: fossil Moraceous wood from the Eocene Green River Formation, Wyoming, U.S.A. [2015/5]
Journal
IAWA Journal
Volume
36
Issue
2
Page number
159
Year
2015

Parent Taxon
[Family] Moraceae
Fossil Status
stems (wood)

Type
Welkoetoxylon multiseriatum
Diagnosis
Wood with indistinct growth rings, diffuse-porous. Vessels solitary and in radial multiples, usually of 2–4; perforations simple; intervessel pits alternate; vessel-ray pits with much-reduced borders to apparently simple; parenchyma vasicentric to lozengealiform and/or confluent; rays nonstoried, multiseriate rays, heterocellular; uniseriate rays rare to absent, laticifers present; sheath cells common. Fibers nonseptate, thin- to thick-walled.


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Species
Welkoetoxylon multiseriatum

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