Tricalycites Newb. ex Hollick

Plant Fossil Names Registry Number: PFN000809


Authors: J. S. Newberry ex C. A. Hollick

Rank: genus

Reference: Hollick, C. A. (1894): Additions to the palaeobotany of the Cretaceous formation on Long Island. – Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 21: 49–65.

Page of description: 63

Type taxon

Tricalycites papyraceus Newb. ex Hollick

Original protologue

This is evidently an imperfect specimen of the organism described by Newberry from the Amboy clays under the name Tricalycites papyraceus. It is a dicotyledone of unknown affinities.

Plant fossil remain

macro- and meso-fossils-embryophytes except wood

Names associated with genus