Ginkgo cranei

Reconstruction from fossil evidence


Taxonavigation: Ginkgoales 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Tracheophyta
Divisio: Ginkgophyta
Classis: Ginkgoopsida
Ordo: Ginkgoales

Familia: Ginkgoaceae
Genus: Ginkgo
Species: †G. cranei


Ginkgo cranei Zhou, Quan, and Liu, 2012

Type localityEdit

Late Paleocene; Almont location, Sentinel Butte Formation, Almont, North Dakota, USA

Type MaterialEdit

  • Holotype: UWSP42706
  • Repository: University of Wisconsin–Stevens Point, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA


  • Zhou, Z., Quan, C. & Liu, Y-S. 2012. Ginkgo ovulate organs with associated leaves from North Dakota, U.S.A., and their evolutionary significance International Journal of Plant Sciences 173(1): 67–80. JSTOR