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Minevronia

Genus Minevronia Krassilov Acta Palaeobot., 44(1): 40. 30 Jun 2004
Name
Minevronia
Rank
Genus
Authors (Pub.)
Krassilov V. A.  
Publication
Cretaceous floral structures from Negev, Israel as evidence of angiosperm radiation in the Gondwana realm [2004/6]
Journal
Acta Palaeobotanica
Volume
44
Issue
1
Page number
40
Year
2004

Parent Taxon
[Class] Magnoliopsida
Fossil Status
inflorescences

Type
Minevronia capitata
Diagnosis
Composite inflorescence of a flexible axis bearing floral (fruiting) heads and buds at consecutive nodes, widely spaced. Partial inflorescence of a dichasial structure in bud, surrounded at base by a whorl of partly connate pendent hairy bracts. Floral primordia appearing as minute protuberances on dichasial axes. Mature heads sessile with synchronously developing densely imbricate flowers, about 25 per head. Flowers narrow ovate to fusiform, apically pointed or lacerate, lobes hairy.


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Species
Minevronia capitata

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