(sub-)fossil type

Taxonomical Group

Type description
Kuhry (1988): Massula with spores more or less spheroidal, 180-160 µm in diameter. Glochidia ca. 100 µm long, uncinate. (Hooghiemstra, 1984).


First publication
Kuhry P (1988) A palaeobotanical and palynological study of Holocene peat from the El Bosque mire. Located in a volcanic area of the Cordillera central of Colombia. Rev. Palaeobot. Palynol. 55:19-72.

Azollaceae / Azolla

correspondance to recent taxa

Azolla, massula (by Schlütz Frank)

Azolla, glochidia (by Schlütz Frank)

Azolla, part of massula with microspore (by Schlütz Frank)