Skip to content Skip to navigation

Article: Permian Leonardosia organic oospores from southern Brazil

Publication: Palaeontology
Volume: 56
Part: 4
Publication Date: July 2013
Page(s): 797 805
Author(s): Rafael Souza de Faria, Fresia Ricardi-Branco and Isabel Cortez Christiano de Souza
Addition Information

How to Cite

SOUZA DE FARIA, R., RICARDI-BRANCO, F., CHRISTIANO DE SOUZA, I. 2013. Permian Leonardosia organic oospores from southern Brazil. Palaeontology56, 4, 797–805.

Online Version Hosted By

Wiley Online Library
Get Article: Wiley Online Library [Pay-to-View Access] |


  • CHRISTIANO de SOUZA, I., RICARDI-BRANCO, F. and VARGAS, Y. L.2012. Permian bryophytes of Western Gondwanaland from the Paraná Basin in Brazil. Palaeontology, 55, 229–241.
  • FARIA, R. S. and RICARDI-BRANCO, F.2009. Leonardosia langei Sommer (Charophyta, Porocharaceae) from Corumbataí Formation (Guadalupian), Piracicaba, SP, Brazil: first register of an antheridium and of corticated thalli. Ameghiniana, 46, 49–57.
  • FARIA, R. S. and RICARDI-BRANCO, F.2010. Lepidophyllodes corumbataensis sp. nov. from the Guadalupian in the Paraná Basin, southern Brazil. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology, 160, 135–142.
  • FEIST, M. and GRAMBAST-FESSARD, N.2005a. Evolutionary history. 60–76. InKAESLER, R. (ed.). Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology, Part B, Proctotista (Charophyta), Vol. 1. Geological Society of America, Boulder, Colorado, and University of Kansas, Laurence, Kansas, 631 pp.
  • FEIST, M. and GRAMBAST-FESSARD, N.2005b. Systematic descriptions. 92–147. InKAESLER, R. (ed.). Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology, Part B, Proctotista (Charophyta), Vol. 1. Geological Society of America, Boulder, Colorado, and University of Kansas, Laurence, Kansas, 631 pp.
  • GRAMBAST, L.1962. Classification de l’embranchement des charophytes. Naturalia Monspeliensia (Série Botanique), 14, 63–86.
  • GRAMBAST, L. and GRAMBAST, N.1955. Les Raskyelloideae, sous-famille fossile des Characeae. Comptes Rendus de l’Académie des Sciences, 240, 999–1001.
  • GUERLESQUIN, M. and FEIST, M.2005. Morphology. 1–23. InKAESLER, R. (ed.). Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology, Part B, Proctotista (Charophyta), Vol. 1. Geological Society of America, Boulder, Colorado, and University of Kansas, Laurence, Kansas, 631 pp.
  • HERBST, R.1981. Sobre la presencia de girogonites de Leonardosia langei Sommer (Charales, Porocharaceae) en el Permico Superior de Paraguay y Brasil. InII Congresso Latino-Americano de Paleontologia, Anais. Porto Alegre, Brazil, 249–255 pp.
  • LINDLEY, J.1836. A natural system of botany, 2nd edn. Longman, London, 526 pp.
  • LU, H. and LUO, Q.1984. Upper Permian and Triassic fossil charophytes from Xinjiang, with special reference to the development of Upper Palaeozoic to Lower Mesozoic charophyte floras. Acta Micropaleontologica Sinica, 1, 155–170. (In Chinese, English abstract).
  • LU, H. and ZHANG, S.1990. New Paleozoic charophytes of China. Acta Micropaleontologica Sinica, 7, 9–17. (In Chinese, English abstract).
  • LU, H., SOULIÉ-MÄRSCHE, I. and WANG, Q.1996. Evolution and classification of Palaeozoic charophytes. Acta Micropaleontologica Sinica, 13, 1–12.
  • MÄDLER, K.1952. Charophycean aus dem Nordwestdeutschen Kimmeridge. Geologisches Jahrbuch, 67, 1–46.
  • MARTIN-CLOSAS, C. and SCHUDACK, M. E.1991. Phylogenetic analysis and systematization of post-Paleozoic charophytes. Bulletin de la Société Botanique de France, Actualités Botaniques, 138 (1), 53–71.
  • MIGULA, W.1897. Die Characeen Deutschlands, Oesterreichs und der Schweiz. InRABENHORST, G. L. (ed.). Kryptogamen-flora von Deutschland, Oesterreichs und der Schweiz. Verlag Eduard Kummer, Leipzig, VII and 765 pp.
  • MILANI, E. J., FACCINI, U. F., SCHERER, C. M. S., ARAÚJO, L. M. and CUPERTINO, J. A.1998. Sequences and stratigraphic hierarchy of the Paraná Basin (Ordovician to Cretaceous), Southern Brazil. Boletim IG-USP, Série Científica, 29, 125–173.
  • MILANI, E. J., MELO, J. H. G., SOUZA, P. A., FERNANDES, L. A. and FRANA, A. B.2007. Bacia do Paraná. Boletim Geociências Petrobrás, 15 (2), 265–287.
  • PIA, J.1927. Thallophyta. 31–136. InHIRMER, M. (ed.). Handbuch der Palobotanik. I. R. Oldenbourg, München, Berlin, 768 pp.
  • RAGONHA, E. W. and SOARES, P. C.1974. Ocorrências de Carófitas Fósseis na Formação Estrada Nova em Anhembi, SP. XXVIII Congresso Brasileiro de Geologia, Anais. 271–275, Porto Alegre, Brazil, 319 pp.
  • ROHN, R.2007. The Passa Dois Group (Paraná Basin, Permian): investigations in progress. I Workshop – Problems in the Western Gondwana Geology, South America – Africa correlations: du Toit revisited, Extended Abstracts. Gramado, 151–157.
  • SMITH, G. M.1938. Cryptogamic Botany vol.1: Algae and Fungi. McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York, 545 pp.
  • SOMMER, F. W.1954. Contribuição à paleofitogeografia do Paraná. 175–194. InLANGE, F. W. (ed.). Paleontologia do Paraná. Volume Comemorativo do I Centenário do Estado do Paraná. Comissão de Comemorações do Centenário do Paraná, Paraná, Brazil, 210 pp.
  • SOULIÉ-MÄRSCHE, I.1989. Etude compare de gyrogonites actuelles et fossils et phylogénie des genres actuels. Imprimerie des Tilleuls, Millau, France, 237 pp.
  • SOULIÉ-MÄRSCHE, I.1999. Chirality in charophytes: stability and evolution from 400 million years to present. 191–207. InPALYI, G., ZUCCHI, C. and CAGLIOTI, L. (eds). Advances in Biochirality. Elsevier, Amsterdam, 407 pp.
  • SOULIÉ-MÄRSCHE, I.2008. The coiling pattern of Charophyte fructifications. 5th IRGC Symposium, Abstracts. Rostock, Germany.
  • WANG, Z.1984. Two new charophyte genera from the Upper Permian and their bearing on the phylogeny and classification of Charales and Trochiliscales. Acta Micropaleontologica Sinica, 1, 49–60. (In Chinese, English abstract).
  • WANG, Z. and WANG, R.1986. Permian Charophytes from southeast area of the North China platform. Acta Micropaleontologica Sinica, 3, 273–277. (In Chinese, English abstract).
  • WANG, Q., YANG, J.-L. and LU, H.-N.2003. Late Paleozoic assemblages of China. Acta Micropaleontologica Sínica, 20, 199–211.
PalAss Go! URL: | Twitter: Share on Twitter | Facebook: Share on Facebook | Google+: Share on Google+