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- Fernández, Damián Andrés; Santamarina, Patricio Emmanuel; Tellería, María Cristina; Palazzesi, Luis; Barreda, Viviana Dora
- Acta palaeobotanica 2016 v.56 no.2 pp. 223-245
- Argentina, etc ; Nothofagus; fossils; light microscopy; phylogeny; pollen; scanning electron microscopy; sediments; transmission electron microscopy; trees; Antarctica; Australia; New Zealand; Show all 13 Subjects
- ... Nothofagaceae (southern beeches) are a relatively small flowering plant family of trees confined to the Southern Hemisphere. The fossil record of the family is abundant and it has been widely used as a test case for the classic hypothesis that Antarctica, Patagonia, Australia and New Zealand were once joined together. Although the phylogenetic relationships in Nothofagus appear to be well supporte ...