Salvinia reussii ETTINGSH., 1866

Bubík, Miroslav, Doláková, Nela, Kvaček, Zlatko & Teodoridis, Vasilis, 2022, A New Early Miocene (Ottnangian) Flora Of The “ Rzehakia Beds ” From Brno-Líšeň, Fossil Imprint 78 (1), pp. 263-287 : 266

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Salvinia reussii ETTINGSH., 1866


Salvinia reussii ETTINGSH., 1866

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1866 Salvinia reussii ETTINGSH. , p. 18, pl. 2, figs 21, 22.

M a t e r i a l. 1 specimen, Líšeň-Neklež ( MB86 ) .

D e s c r i p t i o n. Leaf incomplete, rounded, 9 mm long by 8 mm wide, margin entire, venation poorly preserved, secondary and intersecondary veins thin, parallel, creating an intermarginal vein, venation of higher order creating irregular nets of small tetragonal areoles with characteristic tubercles.

R e m a r k s. Salvinia reussii is a typical aquatic floating fern overgrowing the water surface of oxbow lakes or other calm waters characterized by typical foliage accompanied by floats (rarely) and generative organs ( Bůžek et al. 1971).


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