Validation of the previously published name Endobeuthos paleosum, a fossil flower in mid-Cretaceous Myanmar amber

  • George O. Poinar, Jr. Oregon State University
  • Kenton L. Chambers Oregon State University

Abstract

The name Endobeuthos paleosum, previously published in this journal, was invalid due to the lack of a designation of one of the illustrations as the holotype specimen and the others as paratypes. This oversight is here corrected and the taxon name properly validated.

References

ICNAFP. 2018. International code of nomenclature for algae, fungi, and plants (Shenzen Code). Regnum Veg. 159. Koeltz Botanical Books, Glashütten, Germany. https://www.iapt-taxon.org/nomen
POINAR, G.O., JR. & K.L. CHAMBERS. 2018. Endobeuthos paleosum gen. et sp. nov., fossil flowers of uncertain affinity from mid-Cretaceous Myanmar amber. J. Bot. Res. Inst. Texas 12:133–139.
Published
2022-07-15
How to Cite
Poinar, Jr., G. O., & Chambers, K. L. (2022). Validation of the previously published name Endobeuthos paleosum, a fossil flower in mid-Cretaceous Myanmar amber. Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas, 16(1), 73-74. https://doi.org/10.17348/jbrit.v16.i1.1222