Guadua zuloagae sp. nov., the first petrified bamboo culm record from the Ituzaingó Formation (Pliocene), Paraná basin, Argentina.

@article{Brea2007GuaduaZS,
  title={Guadua zuloagae sp. nov., the first petrified bamboo culm record from the Ituzaing{\'o} Formation (Pliocene), Paran{\'a} basin, Argentina.},
  author={Mariana Brea and Alejandro F Zucol},
  journal={Annals of botany},
  year={2007},
  volume={100 4},
  pages={711-23}
}
BACKGROUND AND AIMS The anatomical characterization and morphology of Guadua zuloagae nov. sp. (Poaceae-Bambusoideae) culm was determined. This material was collected at the Toma Vieja fossil locality, Paraná basin, Argentina. This fossil culm is the first record of Bambusoideae in sediments of the Pliocene from the Ituzaingó Formation. The studied specimen was compared with the taxa of the Bambusoideae sub-family, especially with the American woody bamboos and others taxa that have woody culms… CONTINUE READING
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