Plant Fossil Names Registry Number: PFN002220
Act LSID: urn:lsid:plantfossilnames.org:act:2220
Author: P. R. Crane
Reference: Crane, P. R. (1981): Betulaceous leaves and fruits from the British Upper Palaeocene. – Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 83(2): 103–136.
Page of description: 114
Palaeocarpinus laciniata P.R.Crane
Bracteate fruits comprising a broadly ovate to elliptic nut subtended by an involucre of two equal or sub-equal bracts. Nutlets flattened in the plane of the bracts with ribs on both faces. Perigone present bearing simple hairs.
From the closely related extant genus.