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Nelumbo aureavallis Hickey 1977

Magnoliopsida - Proteales - Nelumbonaceae

PaleoDB taxon number: 55299

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

Belongs to Nelumbo according to L. J. Hickey 1977

Sister taxon: Nelumbo puertae

Type specimen: USNM 43231. Its type locality is South Central Fairy Dells (USNM 14089), which is in a Wasatchian/Tertiary channel siltstone/shale in the Golden Valley Formation of North Dakota.