Lobospermum stampanonii E.M.Friis, K.R.Pedersen et P.R.Crane
Plant Fossil Names Registry Number: PFN002851
Act LSID: urn:lsid:plantfossilnames.org:act:2851
Genus: Lobospermum E.M.Friis, K.R.Pedersen et P.R.Crane
Reference: Friis, E. M., Pedersen, K. R. & Crane, P. R. (2009): Early Cretaceous mesofossils from Portugal and eastern North America related to the Bennettitales-Erdtmanithecales-Gnetales group. – American Journal of Botany 96(1): 252–283.
Page of description: 259
Illustrations or figures: figs 29–44
Name is type for
Holotype PP53375, Paleobotanical Collections, Department of Geology, The Field Museum, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Figures: figs 29–33, 37–44
Note: Holotype from sample Puddledock 082.
Paratype: PP53376 from sample Puddledock 082.
As for the genus with the following additions. Outer surface of seed almost smooth. Cells of outer sclerenchyma layer of seed envelope equiaxial in transverse section.
In honor of Marco Stampanoni for his contribution to the development of X-ray microtomography in paleontology.
Cretaceous, Lower Cretaceous
Basal part of Subzone IIB, Potomac Group; early or middle Albian
Puddledock, Tarmac Lone Star Industries sand and gravel pit, south of Richmond and east of the Appomattox River, Prince George County, Virginia (37°15′45″N, 77°22′25″W)
Plant fossil remain
macro- and meso-fossils-embryophytes except wood
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