PALAEOPHYTOLOGIA KURTZIANA III. 9. LA FLORA DEL CRETACICO SUPERIOR DE CERRO GUIDO, CHILE. (3-7)

Carlos Alberto Menéndez

Abstract


The author describes, from Maestrichtian Flora of Cerro Guido, Podocarpus inopinatus Florin, Acmopyle antarctica Fiorin, Pseudoaraucaria valentini (Kurtz ex Hünicken) nov. comb. and also a laterally winged seed and a parallel-veined leaf both similar to those of Agathis. Podocarpus inopinatus was described by Kurtz in 1899 as Sequioa brevifolia Heer and the cone-scale Pseudoaraucaria valentini as Abietites valentini. The new generic position is discussed.

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