TABLE 1. A list of taxa and morphotypes recognized from Warman clay pit and their proposed modern affinities.

 

Proposed Modern Affinity

Taxon/Morphotype

Figure number

Lauraceae

Lauroflorum warmanensis gen. et sp. nov.

Figure 3

Annonaceae

Anonaspermum robertsi (Berry) comb. nov.

Figure 4.1-3, 4.5-8

Anonaspermum warmanensis sp. nov.

Figure 4.4

Magnoliaceae

cf. Magnolia sp.

Figure 5

Araceae

cf. Acorites heeri Crepet

Figure 6

Altingiaceae

Altingiaceae Infructescence

Figure 7

Hamamelidaceae

Corylopsis grotei sp. nov.

Figure 8

Hamamelis sp.

Figure 9

Fabaceae

Eomimosoidea plumosa Crepet and Dilcher 1977

Figures 10,11

Protomimosoidea buchananensis Crepet and Taylor 1986

Figure 12

Caesalpinia claibornensis Herendeen and Dilcher 1991

Figure 13.4-5

Crudia grahamiana Herendeen and Dilcher 1990c

Figure 13.6

Diplotropis claibornensis Herendeen and Dilcher 1990b

Figure 14.1

Eliasofructus claibornensis Herendeen and Dilcher 1990a

Figure 14.2

cf. Erythrophleum sp.

Figure 13.2

cf. Gleditsia? mississippiensis (Berry) Berry

Figure 14.3

cf. Leguminosites phyllocarpoides Berry 1930

Figure 13.3

Ormosia sp.

Figure 14.5, 14.6

Swartzia sp.

Figure 13.1

"Thick walled fruit"

Figure 14.4

Fagaceae

Quercus oligocenensis Daghlian and Crepet 1983

Figure 15

Fagaceous Fruit Type 1

Figure 16.1-2

Fagaceous Fruit Type 2

Figure 16.3

Fagaceous Fruit Type 3

Figure 17

Juglandaceae

Eokachyra aeolius Crepet, Dilcher and Potter 1975

Figure 18

Paleooreomunnea stoneana Dilcher, Potter and Crepet 1976

Figure 19

Euphorbiaceae

Hippomaneoidea warmanensis Crepet and Daghlian

Figure 20

Malpighiaceae

Eoglandulosa warmanensis Taylor and Crepet 1987

Figure 21

Moraceae

Cornerocarpon copiosum gen. et sp. nov. Grote

Figures 22, 23

Theaceae

Gordonia warmanensis Grote and Dilcher 1992

Figure 24

cf. Gordonia sp. 1

Figure 25

cf. Gordonia sp. 2

Figure 26

Andrewsiocarpon henryense Grote and Dilcher 1989

Figure 27

Bignoniaceae

Grotea warmanensis gen. et sp. nov.

Figure 28.1

Oleaceae

Fraxinus wilcoxiana (Berry) Call and Dilcher 1992

Figure 29

Araliaceae

"Aralia" semina Berry

Figure 30

Angiospermae

incertae sedis

Infructescence Type 1

Figure 31

Infructescence Type 2

Figure 32

Infructescence Type 3

Figure 33

Antholithes wilcoxensis Berry 1930

Figure 34

Solanites pusillus Berry 1930

Figure 35

Floral Morphotype 1

Figure 36.1-2

Floral Morphotype 2

Figure 36.3-4

Floral Morphotype 3

Figure 37

Floral Morphotype 4

Figure 38

Floral Morphotype 5

Figure 39

Floral Morphotype 6

Figure 40

Carpolithus collinsi (Berry) comb. nov.

Figure 41

Carpolithus complanata (Lesquereux) comb. nov.

Figure 42

Carpolithus prangosoides Berry 1916

Figure 43

Carpolithus sophorites Berry 1916

Figure 44

Carpolithus warmanensis sp. nov.

Figure 45

"Copaifera" yeguana Berry 1915

Figure 46

Palmocarpon wilcoxiana (Berry) comb. nov.

Figures 47, 48

"Sparganium" sp.

Figure 49

Fruit/Seed Type 1

Figure 50

Fruit/Seed Type 2

Figure 51

Fruit/Seed Type 3

Figure 52

Fruit/Seed Type 4

Figure 53

Fruit/Seed Type 5

Figure 54

Plant incertae sedis

Equisetum? sp.

Figure 55

TABLE 2. Taxa and morphotypes reported from other Claiborne Group localities. LK - Lamkin, KY (UF15815); BO - Bovay, MS (UF15737); BD - Bolden, MS (UF15738); WV - Water Valley, MS (UF19309); BC - Buchanan; TN (UF15806); LW - Lawrence, TN (UF15816); ML - Miller, TN (UF15817); NL - New Lawrence, TN (UF15818); PY - Puryear, TN (UF15820); RO - Rancho, TN (UF15821); RB - Richies Black, TN (UF15828); WB - Wilbanks II, TN (UF18927). "*" indicates the presence of a taxon/morphotype in a locality.

 

Taxa / morphotype

Proposed Modern Affinity (Family)

Reference

Localities

LK

BO

BD

WV

BC

LW

ML

NL

PY

RO

RN

WB

Crepetocarpon perkinsii

Euphorbiaceae

Dilcher and Manchester, 1988

         

*

*

*

   

*

 

Castaneoidea puryearensis

Fagaceae

Crepet and Daghlian, 1980

               

*

     

Eoengelhardia puryearensis

Juglandaceae

Crepet et al., 1980

               

*

     

Paraoreomunnea puryearensis

Dilcher, Potter and Crepet, 1976

*

             

*

     

Eoceltis dilcheri

Ulmaceae

Zavada and Crepet, 1981

         

*

   

*

     

cf. Acrocarpus sp.

Leguminosae

Herendeen, 1992

 

*

                   

cf. Caesalpinia L. subg. Caesalpinia sp.

         

*

   

*

     

Senna sp.

                 

*

   

Crudia sp.

             

*

       

cf. Stemonocoleus sp.

*

                     

cf. Cladrastis sp.

*

             

*

     

Sophora L.

           

*

         

Caesalpinioid (?) fruit

*

                     

"Fruits similar to the Sophoreae"

       

*

     

*

     

"Short, broad winged fruit"

 

*

*

         

*

     

cf. Leguminosites ingafructoides

               

*

     

Gordonia lamkinensis

Theaceae

Grote and Dilcher, 1992

*

                     

Gordoniopsis polysperma

         

*

           

Croomiocarpon mississippiensis

Icacinaceae

Stull et al., 2011

     

*

               

Natsiatum wilxociana

                     

*

Phytocrene densipunctata

                     

*

Magnolia kentuckyensis

Magnoliaceae

Grote, 1989

*

                     

Magnolia tiffneyi

*