Baragwanathia brevifolioides P.Kraft et Kvaček

Plant Fossil Names Registry Number: PFN002239


Authors: P. Kraft & Z. Kvaček

Rank: species


Reference: Kraft, P. & Kvaček, Z. (2021): Baragwanathia brevifolioides, a nomen novum for B. brevifolia P.Kraft et Kvaček, 2017. – Fossil Imprint 77(1): 53–54.

Page of description: 53

Replaced synonym

Baragwanathia brevifolia P.Kraft et Kvaček 2017 nom. illeg., non Baragwanathia brevifolia Hundt, Jahrb. Kreismus. Hohenleuben-Reichenfels, 2: 28 (1952)

Original diagnosis/description

Slender axes bearing subtle, linear and moderately long microphylls, uniform in dense arrangement, truncate or rounded at tips showing a median midrib. Branching of stems isotomous. Apices of axes enfolded in a dense tuft of upward facing microphylls.


After short microphylls.


Silurian, Pridoli, Požáry formation
Neocolonograptus ultimus Biozone


Czech Republic
Karlštejn – Ve Spáleném (near the house no.132), central Bohemia

Plant fossil remain

macro- and meso-fossils-embryophytes except wood


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