Tertiary plants of Spitsbergen - Introduction

Current taxonomy of Spitsbergen Tertiary plants

Current taxonomy Previous taxonomy Reference
Acer arcticum Heer Acer thulense Heer
Crataegus glacialis Heer
Hedera macclurii Heer p.p.
Kvacek et al. 1994
Acer spitsbergense Schloem.-Jäg. Acer
Phyllites
cf. Vitis olriki Heer
Schloemer-Jäger 1958
"Aesculus" longipedunculus Schloem.-Jäg. Aesculus longipedunculus Schloem.-Jäg.
Aesculus longipetiolatus Schloem.-Jäg.
Kvacek et al. 1994
Celastrinites septentrionalis (Krysht.) Golovn. "Salix" Golovneva 1994
Coniopteris blomstrandii (Heer) Kvac. & Man. Sphenopteris blomstrandii Heer
Dennstaedtia blomstrandii (Heer) Holl.
Kvacek & Manum 1993
"Cornus" hyperborea Heer Cornus hyperborea Heer Kvacek et al. 1994
Corylites hebridicus Sew. & Holtt. Alnus keferstenii Goepp.
Betula macrophylla Goepp.
Betula prisca Ett.
Corylus carpinifolia Bud.
Corylus macquarrii Forbes
Corylus macquarrii var. microdonta Heer
Corylus scotii Heer
Fagus deucaulionis Ung.
Tilia malmgrenii Heer
Ulmus braunii Heer
Kvacek et al. 1994
Craigia bronnii (Ung.) Kvac., Buz. & Manch. Pteleaecarpum bronnii (Ung.) Weyl. Kvacek et al. 1994
Craspedodromophyllum sp. div. Alnus keferstenii Goepp.
Carpinus grandis Bud.
Sorbus grandifolia Heer
Kvacek et al. 1994
Cupressinocladus interruptus (Newb.) Schweit. Libocedrus gracilis Heer
Libocedrus sabiniana Heer
Schweitzer 1975
Dombeyopsis sp. Populus richardsoni Heer Kvacek et al. 1994
Elatocaldus olriki (Heer) Bell Metasequoia occidentalis (Newb.) Chan. p.p. Schloemer-Jäger 1958
Equisetum arcticum Heer complex Equisetites nordenskioeldii Nath. nom. nud. Kvacek & Manum 1993
Fagopsis groenlandica (Heer) Wolfe Quercus groenlandica Heer Kvacek et al. 1994
Glyptostrobus nordenskioeldii (Heer) Br. Glyptostrobus ungeri Heer
Sequoia nordenskioeldii Heer
Taxodium distichum miocenum Heer p.p.
Schweitzer 1975
Haemanthophyllum nordenskioeldii (Heer) Boult. & Kvac. Potamogeton nordenskioeldii Heer
Alisma macrophyllum Heer
Haemanthophyllum macrophyllum (Heer) Golovn.
Haemanthophyllum nordenskioeldii (Heer) Boult. & Kvac.
Kvacek et al. 1994
? Juglandaceae gen. et sp. Salix varians Goepp. Kvacek et al. 1994
"Koelreuteria" borealis Heer Koelreuteria borealis Heer Kvacek et al. 1994
Macclintockia dentata Heer Macclintockia lyellii Heer Kvacek et al. 1994
"Macclintockia" tenera Heer Macclintockia tenera Heer Kvacek et al. 1994
"Majanthemophyllum" boreale Heer Majanthemophyllum boreale Heer Kvacek et al. 1994
Metasequoia occidentalis (Newb.) Chan. Sequoia brevifolia Heer
Sequoia disticha Heer
Sequoia langsdorfii (Brgn.) Heer
Sequoia nordenskioeldii Heer
Taxites olriki p.p. Heer
Taxodium distichum miocenum Heer p.p.
Taxodium dubium (Sternb.) Heer
Taxodium tinajorum Heer
Schweitzer 1975
Metasequoia occidentalis (Newb.) Chan. p.p. Elatocladus (Taxites?) olriki (Heer) Bell Schloemer-Jäger 1958
Nordenskioeldia borealis Heer Acorus brachystachys Heer Kvacek & Manum 1997
Nymphaea arctica Heer Kvacek et al. 1994
Nyssidium arcticum (Heer) Ilj. Nyssa arctica Heer
Trochodendrocarpus arcticus (Heer) Krysht.
Kvacek et al. 1994
Nyssidium ekmanii Heer Nyssidium crassum Heer
Nyssidium fusiforme Heer
Nyssidium lanceolatum Heer
Nyssidium oblongum Heer
Trochodendrocarpus arcticus (Heer) Krysht.
Kvacek et al. 1994
Osmunda macrophylla Penh. Osmunda spetsbergensis Nath. nom. nud. Kvacek & Manum 1993
Osmunda nathorstii Mill. Osmundites spetsbergensis (Nath.) Kids. & Gwyn.-Vaugh. Kvacek & Manum 1993
Parataxodium wigginsii Arn. & Lowt. Taxodium distichum miocenum Heer p.p. Schweitzer 1975
Platanus sp. Platanus aceroides Goepp. p.p. Kvacek et al. 1994
Pseudolarix septentrionalis Schloem.-Jäg. Ephedrites sotzkianus Ung. p.p.
Pinus abies (L.) Heer
Pinus impressa Heer
Pinus ungeri Endl.
Taxites olriki Heer p.p.
Schloemer-Jäger 1958, Schweitzer 1975
"Quercus" juglandina Heer Quercus juglandina Heer Kvacek et al. 1994
Sequoia langsdorfii (Brgn.) Heer Sequoia brevifolia Heer Schweitzer 1975
Taxodium dubium (Sternb.) Heer Taxodium angustifolium Heer
Taxodium distichum miocenum Heer
Schweitzer 1975
"Tilia" malmgrenii Heer Quercus spinulifera Heer
Tilia malmgrenii Heer p.p.
Kvacek et al. 1994
Trochodendroides crenulata (Heer) Boult. & Kvac. Cercidiphyllum elegans Bud.
Cercidiphyllum lyellii Bud.
Grewia crenata Heer p.p.
Grewia crenulata Heer
Grewia obovata Heer
Hedera macclurii Heer p.p.
Populus zaddachii Heer
Trochodendroides spitsbergiana Bud.
Kvacek et al. 1994
Trochodendroides richardsonii (Heer) Krysht. Cercidiphyllum crenatum (Ung.) Br. p.p.
Cercidiphyllum heerii Bud.
Cercidiphyllum nathorstii Bud.
Hedera macclurii Heer p.p.
Populus richardsonii Heer
Kvacek et al. 1994
Ulmites ulmifolius (Schloem.-Jäg.) Kvac., Man. & Boult. Planera ulmifolia Schloem.-Jäg.
Salix macrophylla Heer p.p.
Ulmus asperrima Nath. nom. nud.
Ulmus ulmifolia (Schloem.-Jäg.) Bud.
Kvacek et al. 1994
Ushia olafsenii (Heer) Boult. & Kvac. Alnus keferstenii Goepp.
Betula prisca Ett.
Corylopsiphyllum spitsbergianum Bud.
Crataegus antiqua Heer
Credneria spectabilis (Heer) Koch
Grewiopsis lindstroemianus Bud.
Hamamelis clarus Holl.
Hamamelis scleronervis Bud.
Phyllites platania (Heer) Sew. & Holtt.
Platanus quercifolia Bud.
Quercus olafsenii Heer
Quercus platania Heer
Quercus steenstrupiana Heer
Kvacek et al. 1994
Zizyphoides flabellum (Newb.) Crane, Manch. & Dilch. Cercidiphyllum arcticum (Heer) Brown
Hedera macclurii Heer
Menispermites septentrionalis Holl.
Nymphaea arctica Heer
Populus arctica Heer
Populus flabellum Newb.
Populus hookeri Heer
Populus retusa Heer
Trochodendroides arctica (Heer) Berry
Kvacek et al. 1994

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