Thuites valdensis Seward

Plant Fossil Names Registry Number: PFN002406


Author: A. C. Seward

Rank: species


Reference: Seward, A. C. (1895): Catalogue of the Mesozoic Plants in the Department of Geology, British Museum (Natural History). The Wealden Flora. Part II. – Gymnospermæ. Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History), London: 259 pp.

Page of description: 209

Illustrations or figures: pl. 20, fig. 6

Name is type for

Other combinations

Watsoniocladus valdensis (Seward) V.Sriniv. 1995


Holotype V.2138, Natural History Museum, London, United Kingdom
Figures: pl. 20, fig. 6

Original diagnosis/description

Branching opposite, leaves in whorls, adpressed to the stem, two in each whorl, keeled dorsally and with comparatively blunt apices.


Cretaceous, Lower Cretaceous


United Kingdom
Ecclesbourne, Hastings

Plant fossil remain

macro- and meso-fossils-embryophytes except wood


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