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Milicioxylon

Genus Milicioxylon Anum. Shukla, R.C. Mehrotra, Guleria Alcheringa, 37(1): 12. 3 Aug 2012
Name
Milicioxylon
Rank
Genus
Authors (Pub.)
Shukla A. Mehrotra R. C. Guleria J. S.  
Publication
African elements (fossil woods) from the Upper Cenozoic sediments of western India and their palaeoecological and phytogeographical significance [2012/8]
Journal
Alcheringa
Volume
37
Issue
1
Page number
12
Year
2012
Parent Taxon
[Family] Moraceae
Fossil Status
stems (wood)
Type
Milicioxylon kachchhense
Diagnosis
Wood diffuse-porous. Growth rings indistinct. Vessels solitary or in radial multiples of 2–3, heavily tylosed; perforations simple; intervessel pits alternate. Axial parenchyma aliform to confluent, forming undulating interrupted bands. Rays 1–4 seriate, heterocellular, composed of procumbent cells and 1–2 (rarely 3) marginal rows of upright cells, solitary crystals present in marginal cells. Fibres non-septate.
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