Diphyllopteris Ashw.K.Srivast.

Plant Fossil Names Registry Number: PFN001400

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Author: A. K. Srivastava

Rank: genus

Reference: Srivastava, A. K. (1978): Studies in the Glossopteris Flora of India – 43. Some new plant fossils from the Lower Gondwana sediments of Auranga Coalfield, Bihar. – The Palaeobotanist 25: 486–495., link

Page of description: 486


Original diagnosis/description

Two different pairs of leaves attached in a whorl; one pair possesses spathulate to lanceolate leaves; another pair has segmented, ribbon-shaped leaves.

Plant fossil remain

macro- and meso-fossils-embryophytes except wood

Names associated with genus


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