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Porosia Hickey 1977

Monocotyledoneae - Arecidae - Arecidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 55281

Full reference: L. J. Hickey. 1977. Stratigraphy and paleobotany of the Golden Valley Formation (Early Tertiary) of western North Dakota. The Geological Society of America Memoir 150:1-183

Parent taxon: Araceae according to L. J. Hickey 1977

Sister taxa: Acoropsis, Anthuriophyllum, Araceaeites, Araceophyllum, Aracispermum, Arecites, Aronites, Aronium, Caladiosoma, Campylospermum, Cobbania, Lemna, Lemnoideae, Monsteroideae, Natantisphyllum, Orontioideae, Peltandra, Pistia, Pistites

Subtaxa: none

Type: Carpites verrucosus

Ecology: "photoautotroph"