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Cretaceoxylon

Genus Cretaceoxylon Pujana in Pujana, A. Iglesias, Raffi, Olivero Cretac. Res., 90: 357. 18 Jun 2018
Name
Cretaceoxylon
Rank
Genus
Authors (Name)
Pujana R. R.  
Authors (Pub.)
Pujana R. R. Iglesias A. Raffi M. E. Olivero E. B.  
Publication
Angiosperm fossil woods from the Upper Cretaceous of Western Antarctica (Santa Marta Formation) [2018/6]
Journal
Cretaceous Research
Volume
90
Page number
357
Year
2018

Parent Taxon
[Class] Magnoliopsida
Fossil Status
stems (wood)

Type
Cretaceoxylon heteropunctatum
Diagnosis
Secondary xylem. Vessels solitary or in short radial multiples. Perforation plates simple and scalariform. Rays multiseriate, heterocellular. Vessel-ray parenchyma pits of two types. Axial parenchyma present.


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Species
Cretaceoxylon heteropunctatum

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