GNS Science NZ catalogue of fossil spores and
pollen

New Zealand fossil spores and pollen:
An illustrated catalogue

J.I. Raine, D.C. Mildenhall, E.M. Kennedy


Rugulatisporites trophus Partridge in Stover & Partridge 1973

Illustrations:


Mildenhall & Pocknall 1989, pl. 3, fig. 6
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Mildenhall & Pocknall 1989, pl. 3, fig. 7

IGNS taxon number: 231.

Turmal classification (after Burger 1994): Anteturma SPORITES; Turma TRILETES; Suprasubturma ACAVATITRILETES; Subturma AURICULATI; Infraturma MURORNATI.

Synonymy:

1973 Rugulatisporites trophus Partridge in Stover & Partridge p. 250, pl. 15, figs 4a-4c.

1982 Rugulatisporites trophus Partridge; Mildenhall & Suggate pp. 518, 523.

1982 Rugulatisporites trophus Partridge; Playford pp. 36, 38, pl. 1, fig. 8.

1982 Rugulatisporites cf. trophus Partridge; Pocknall p. 20.

1984 Rugulatisporites trophus Partridge; Pocknall & Mildenhall p. 16.

1985 Rugulatisporites sp. cf. R. trophus Partridge; Truswell et al. p. 283, fig. 60-R.

1985 Rugulatisporites cf. trophus Partridge; Mildenhall in Turnbull et al. p. 226.

1989 Rugulatisporites trophus Partridge; Mildenhall & Pocknall p. 33, pl. 3, figs 6, 7.

1992 Rugulatisporites trophus Partridge; Alley & Broadbridge p. 250, fig. 6J.

1999 Rugulatisporites trophus Stover & Partridge; Macphail p. 211, pl. 2, fig. 8.

2000 Rugulatisporites trophus Partridge; Askin p. 170, pl. 1, fig. c.

2011 Rugulatisporites cf. trophus; Salzmann et al. p. 76.

Natural affinity: Filicopsida: Thyrsopteridaceae (cf. Culcita - Macphail 1998)

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NZ age range: Paleogene to Neogene.

Brief description: Spore. Trilete.


Cite this publication as: "J.I. Raine, D.C. Mildenhall, E.M. Kennedy (2011). New Zealand fossil spores and pollen: an illustrated catalogue. 4th edition. GNS Science miscellaneous series no. 4. http://data.gns.cri.nz/sporepollen/index.htm".
© GNS Science, 2011
ISBN 978-0-478-19871-3
ISSN 1177-2441
(Available also in CD version from: Publications Officer, GNS Science, P.O. Box 30368 Lower Hutt, New Zealand)

DELTA Dallwitz (1980) and Dallwitz, Paine and Zurcher (1993, 1999) should also be cited (see References).

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