A new interpretation on the structure of Sahnia nipaniensis Mittre from the Rajmahal Hills
Keywords:Megafossil, Pentoxyleae, Gymnosperm, Sahnia, Rajmahal Hills (India)
Description of five, serial, longitudinal sections cut through a male flower Sahnia nipaniensis of the Pentoxyleae, collected from the Rajmahal Hills, Bihar has been given. The flower was borne terminally on a dwarf shoot. Sporophylls are spirally arranged around a cylindrical receptacle. Sporangia are produced in opposite rows. Restoration of the flower is also given.