Goczania rugosa E.M.Friis, P.R.Crane et K.R.Pedersen

Plant Fossil Names Registry Number: PFN000462

Act LSID: urn:lsid:plantfossilnames.org:act:462

Authors: E. M. Friis, P. R. Crane & K. R. Pedersen

Rank: species

Genus: Goczania E.M.Friis, P.R.Crane et K.R.Pedersen

Reference: Friis, E. M., Crane, P. R. & Pedersen, K. R. (2019): The Early Cretaceous mesofossil flora of Torres Vedras (NE of Forte da Forca), Portugal: a palaeofloristic analysis of an early angiosperm community. – Fossil Imprint 75(2): 153–257.

Page of description: 196

Illustrations or figures: Text-fig. 27a–f

Name is type taxon for

Goczania E.M.Friis, P.R.Crane et K.R.Pedersen 2019

Types

Holotype S136688, Palaeobotanical Collections, Department of Palaeobiology, the Swedish Museum of Natural History, Stockholm, Sweden
Figures: Text-fig. 27a, c–f

Note: Holotype is from Torres Vedras sample 43.
Paratypes: e. S148129 (Torres Vedras 43), S136664 (Torres Vedras sample 44) housed in Palaeobotanical Collections, Department of Palaeobiology, the Swedish Museum of Natural History, Stockholm, Sweden.

Original protologue

As for the genus with the following additions: Equatorial outline of pollen almost circular. Tectum weakly rugulate. Microechinae evenly distributed
over the tectum.

Etymology

From Latin: rugosus referring to rugose surface of the pollen grains.

Stratigraphy

Cretaceous, Lower Cretaceous
Lower member of the Almargem Formation; Early Cretaceous (late Barremian-early Aptian)

Locality

Portugal
Torres Vedras (NE of Forte de Forca; 39°06′13″ N, 9°14′47″ W)

Plant fossil remain

macro- and meso-fossils-embryophytes except wood