florula

florule (ˈflɒrjuːl)

noun plural -ulae (-jʊliː) or -ules
  1. the flora of a small single environment
  2. a fossil flower found in a single stratum or in several thin adjacent strata

Word Origin for florula

C19: flora + -ule
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