Baigulia Ignatov, Karasev et Sinitsa

Plant Fossil Names Registry Number: PFN001774


Authors: M. S. Ignatov, E. V. Karasev & S. M. Sinitsa

Rank: genus

Reference: Ignatov, M. S., Karasev, E. V. & Sinitsa, S. M. (2011): Upper Jurassic mosses from Baigul (Transbaikalia, South Siberia). – Arctoa 20: 43–64., link

Page of description: 53


Baigulia complanata Ignatov, Karasev et Sinitsa

Original diagnosis/description

Stem irregularly pinnately branched. Leaves remotely arranged, spreading at a broad angle, straight to reflexed, obliquely inserted on stem, broadly oblong to oblong-ovate, somewhat concave at base; margin entire, not bordered; distinct single costa absent; laminal cells rectangular, (1.5-)2-4(-5):1, towards base shorter, to 1-2:1, but not much broader. Branch leaves lanceolate, proximal branch leaves shorter, without apperent foliose structures on stem around branches. Branch initials in leaf axils, bud-like.

Plant fossil remain

macro- and meso-fossils-embryophytes except wood

Names associated with genus

Baigulia complanata Ignatov, Karasev et Sinitsa 2011


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