Ibrahimia verminculata E.M.Friis, P.R.Crane et K.R.Pedersen

Plant Fossil Names Registry Number: PFN000500

Act LSID: urn:lsid:plantfossilnames.org:act:500

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

Rank: species

Genus: Ibrahimia 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: 238

Illustrations or figures: Text-fig. 55a–h

Name is type taxon for

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

Types

Holotype S148019, Palaeobotanical Collections, Department of Palaeobiology, the Swedish Museum of Natural History, Stockholm, Sweden
Figures: Text-fig. 55a–f

Note: Holotype is from Torres Vedras sample 44.
Paratypes: S136766-01, S136782 (Torres Vedras sample 44) housed in Palaeobotanical Collections, Department of Palaeobiology, the Swedish Museum of Natural History, Stockholm, Sweden

Original protologue

Pollen minute, spheroidal and pantoporate with simple apertures. Exine tectate-vermiculate with widely spaced stout conical microechinae. Aperture
membranes granular to verrucate. Orbicules not observed.

Etymology

From Latin: vermiculatus referring to the worm-shaped, winding sculptural elements.

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