Zlivifructus Heřmanová, Dašková et J.Kvaček in Heřmanová, Dašková, Ekrt & Kvaček

Plant Fossil Names Registry Number: PFN000616

Act LSID: urn:lsid:plantfossilnames.org:act:616

Authors: Z. Heřmanová, J. Dašková & J. Kvaček

Rank: genus

Reference: Heřmanová, Z., Dašková, J., Ekrt, B. & Kvaček, J. (2017): Zlivifructus gen. nov., a new member of the Normapolles complex. – Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 246: 177–184.

Page of description: 178

Type taxon

Zlivifructus vachae Heřmanová, Dašková et J.Kvaček in Heřmanová, Dašková, Ekrt & Kvaček

Original protologue

Flowers bisexual, bisymmetrical, epigynous, forming a hypanthium. Four tepals attached on top of hypanthium arranged in two decussate pairs. Androecium consists of four stamens. Gynoecium bicarpellate, with unilocular ovary and two styles. Fruits are nuts with single erect, orthotropous seed. Pollen grains of Normapolles-type.

Etymology

From the Zliv - Řídká Blana locality and from Latin fructus - fruit.

Plant fossil remain

macro- and meso-fossils-embryophytes except wood

Names associated with genus

Zlivifructus vachae Heřmanová, Dašková et J.Kvaček in Heřmanová, Dašková, Ekrt & Kvaček 2017

Zlivifructus sklenarii Heřmanová, Dašková et J.Kvaček in Heřmanová, Dašková, Ekrt & Kvaček 2017