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Baicarpus

Genus Baicarpus G. Han, X.-P. Fu, Z.-J. Liu, X. Wang Acta Geol. Sin. (Engl. ed.), 87(4): 917. Aug 2013
Name
Baicarpus
Rank
Genus
Authors (Pub.)
Han G. Fu X.-P. Liu Z.-J. Wang X.  
Publication
A new angiosperm genus from the Lower Cretaceous Yixian Formation, Western Liaoning, China [2013/8]
Journal
Acta Geologica Sinica
Volume
87
Issue
4
Page number
917
Year
2013

Parent Taxon
[Class] Magnoliopsida
Fossil Status
fructifications

Type
Baicarpus huangbanjigouensis
Diagnosis
Pedunculate fructification. Peduncle with longitudinal vascular bundles and spirally arranged scars of floral parts. Gynobase urn-formed, with projections along the rim and fruits surrounded by the gynobase. Projections straight or curving, with vascular bundles. Fruits deeply sunken in the gynobase, each with an elongated ovary and an apical persistent style. Style attached to the adaxial side of the ovary tip. Seed fused with the abaxial pericarp, separated from the adaxial pericarp, with a terminal beak and smooth seed coat.


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Species
Baicarpus gracilis
Baicarpus huangbanjigouensis
Baicarpus robustus

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