Ancorisporites venkatachalae sp. nov. from the lower permian of Bihar, India
Keywords:Megaspore, Ancorisporites, Lower Permian, Karharbari Formation, Hutar Coalfield (India)
The diagnosis of the genus Ancorisporites is emended to include megaspores without cushions on their mesosporia. The new species recorded from the Karharbari Formation is diagnosed by anchor-shaped appendages all over the exosporium and a characteristic mesosporium with numerous cushions trigonally arranged around the triradiate mark.