Samylinaea E.M.Friis, P.R.Crane et K.R.Pedersen

Plant Fossil Names Registry Number: PFN000495

Act LSID: urn:lsid:plantfossilnames.org:act:495

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

Rank: genus

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: 233

Type taxon

Samylinaea punctata E.M.Friis, P.R.Crane et K.R.Pedersen

Original protologue

Pollen of medium size, prolate, tricolpate. Colpi long, reaching almost to the poles, irregular in organization, sometimes branched. Exine columellate,
tectate-punctate. Columellae short. Colpus margin distinct. Colpus membrane coarsely verrucate. Orbicules small, spherical, with a finely granular surface.

Etymology

In honor of the Russian palaeobotanist Valentina A. Samylina in recognition of her contribution to the study of Cretaceous angiosperms.

Plant fossil remain

pollen and spores

Names associated with genus

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