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Article: Two cristate megaspores from the Lower Carboniferous of Scotland

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 9
Part: 3
Publication Date: October 1966
Page(s): 488 491
Author(s): K. L. Alvin
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ALVIN, K. L. 1966. Two cristate megaspores from the Lower Carboniferous of Scotland. Palaeontology9, 3, 488–491.

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A new megaspore described under the name Triletes pannosus sp.nov. resembles in its crest of anastomosing hairs T. subpalaeocristatus Alvin from the same locality. A new specimen of this latter species has yielded further details of its structure. Comparison is made between the two species.
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