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Paleontological Journal

, Volume 51, Issue 14, pp 1584–1596 | Cite as

Kunduriphyllum kundurense gen. et comb. nov. (Platanaceae) and Associated Reproductive Structures from the Campanian of the Amur Region, Russia

  • T. M. KodrulEmail author
  • N. P. Maslova
Article

Abstract

Fossil leaves and associated reproductive structures from the Kundur locality, Amur Region, are examined. A new genus of the unlobed platanaceous leaves, Kunduriphyllum gen. nov. (Platanaceae) is described based on distinctive morphological and epidermal features. The similarity of epidermal characteristics and identical biological damage suggest that the leaves Kunduriphyllum kundurense gen. et comb. nov., staminate inflorescences Kundurianthus, and infructescences Kunduricarpus could be assigned to a single plant.

Keywords

Kunduriphyllum Celastrinites Arthollia Kundurianthus Kunduricarpus Platanaceae Cretaceous Amur Region 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Sun Yat-sen UniversityGuangzhouChina
  2. 2.Geological InstituteRussian Academy of ScienceMoscowRussia
  3. 3.Borissiak Paleontological InstituteRussian Academy of ScienceMoscowRussia

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