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

Plant Fossil Names Registry Number: PFN000617

Act LSID: urn:lsid:plantfossilnames.org:act:617

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

Rank: species

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: 181

Illustrations or figures: pls I–III

Name is type taxon for

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


Holotype F 4557, National Museum, Prague, the Czech Republic
Figures: pl. I, fig. 1


Fruits round or elliptical in outline, length generally exceeding width. Lateral tepals triangular, medial tepals broadly triangular. Fruit wall consists of three layers. Surface of fruit has irregular cells and unicellular trichomes.


From Petr Vácha, the father of Zuzana Heřmanová who significantly supported our investigations in South Bohemian Cretaceous.


Cretaceous, Upper Cretaceous
Klikov Formation, Late Cretaceous (late Turonian–Santonian)


Czech Republic
Třebeč TSv-5 borehole 106.5–107 m

Plant fossil remain

macro- and meso-fossils-embryophytes except wood