Engelhardia trinitiensis Huegele et Manchester
Plant Fossil Names Registry Number: PFN000574
Act LSID: urn:lsid:plantfossilnames.org:act:574
Reference: Huegele, I. & Manchester, S. R. (2019): Newly recognized diversity of fruits and seeds from the Late Paleogene flora of Trinity County, East Texas, USA. – International Journal of Plant Sciences 180(7): 681–708.
Page of description: 689
Illustrations or figures: Fig. 6A–F
Holotype USNM 722022, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C., United States
Figures: Fig. 6C, 6F
Note: Paratype: USNM 722044 (Fig. 6A, 6E).
Nuts subglobose, smooth, basally rounded, ca. 3–4 mm in diameter, thin walled, square or elliptical in transverse section. A high primary septum and a lower secondary septum well developed. Locule basally four lobed with two lobes on either side of the primary septum. Basal lobes concave toward primary septum (fig. 6A, 6F). Wings not preserved.
Named after its type locality in southern Trinity County, Texas.
Trinity, Texas (USNM loc. 44273)
Plant fossil remain
macro- and meso-fossils-embryophytes except wood
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