jrrt_coll (jrrt_coll) wrote,

Yavanna chimaerica

      Vera E.I. 2013. New cyathealean tree fern, Yavanna chimaerica gen. et sp. nov., from the Early Cretaceous of Livingston Island, Antarctica // Cretaceous Research. 44: 214–222. (Описаниt: с. 215.)

      Картинки: шлифы поперечного среза стебля папоротника Яванны (буквами подписаны ксилема и склеренхима).

      Картинки из первоисточника.

      Этимология: "The generic name is proposed after Yavanna, fictional character of The Silmarillion written by J.R.R. Tolkien. In Tolkien’s writings, Yavanna is a godlike entity (an Ainur), creator ofthe plants and animals that inhabit the Middle Earth" (op. cit., р. 215).

Tags: ботаника, палеонтология, папоротники

  • Aenigmachanna gollum

    Britz R., Anoop V.K., Dahanukar N., Radhavan R. 2019. The subterranean Aenigmachanna gollum, a new genus and species of snakehead (Teleostei:…

  • Drassodella tolkieni

    Mbo Z., Haddad C.R. 2019. A revision of the endemic South African long-jawed ground spider genus Drassodella Hewitt, 1916 (Araneae:…

  • Psylla frodobagginsi

    Martoni F., Armstrong R. 2019. Resolving an 87-year-old taxonomical curiosity with the description of Psylla frodobagginsi sp. nov. (Hemiptera:…

  • Post a new comment


    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded