Marchantiolites Lundbl.

Plant Fossil Names Registry Number: PFN001886


Author: A. B. Lundblad

Rank: genus

Reference: Lundblad, B. (1954): Contributions to the geological history of the Hepaticae. Fossil Marchantiales from the Rhaetic-Liassic coal-mines of Skromberga (Prov. of Scania), Sweeden.Svensk Botanisk Tidskrift 48(2): 381–417, pls I–IV.

Page of description: 393


Original diagnosis/description

Sterile fossil thalli of Hepatics, the preserved cellular structure of which shows air-pores resembling those characterizing the sub-ordo Marchantiineae of the Marchantiales.

Plant fossil remain

macro- and meso-fossils-embryophytes except wood

Names associated with genus


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