The INTERNATIONAL FOSSIL PLANT NAMES INDEX
Global registry of scientific names of fossil organisms covered by the International Code of Nomenclature for Algae, Fungi, and Plants and the International Code of Zoological Nomenclature.

IDNAME urn:idName:fossilplants.info:supragenus:5E5CB1FE-4B37-B0EF-EF89-D220CCFA8FF6 supragenus
Back

Cheirocladaceae

Family Cheirocladaceae Naug. Paleontol. J., 41(8): 824. Nov 2007
Name
Cheirocladaceae
Rank
Family
Authors (Pub.)
Naugolnykh S. V.  
Publication
Foliar seed-bearing organs of Paleozoic ginkgophytes and the early evolution of the Ginkgoales [2007/11]
Journal
Paleontological Journal
Volume
41
Issue
8
Page number
824
Year
2007
Parent Taxon
[Phylum] Ginkgophyta
Type
[Genus] Cheirocladus
Diagnosis
Seed-bearing organs consist of planate foliar systems (ovuliphores) having distal lobe-shaped extensions. Seed scars corresponding to places of seed attachment disposed on abaxial surface of extensions in their apical parts. Leaves of morphological types Sphenobaiera, Baiera, and Mauerites.
Links by parent

Genus

Please login or register to comment on this