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


Rotaspora laevigata (Schulz 1967) de Jersey & Raine 1990

Illustrations:


de Jersey & Raine 1990, pl. 9, fig. M
.

de Jersey & Raine 1990, pl. 9, fig. N
.

de Jersey & Raine 1990, pl. 9, fig. O
.

Zhang & Grant-Mackie 2001, fig. 15X
.

Zhang & Grant-Mackie 2001, fig. 16A
.

Zhang & Grant-Mackie 2001, fig. 16B

IGNS taxon number: 237.

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

Synonymy:

1962 Thuringiasporites laevigatus Schulz p. 310, pl. 1, fig. 6.

1966 Thuringiasporites laevigatus Schulz; Orlowska-Zwolinska p. 1022, pl. 1, fig. 9.

1967 Zebrasporites laevigatus (Schulz) Schulz pp. 589-590, pl. 15, figs 10, 11.

1974 Camarozonosporites interscriptus (Thiergart) Li p. 365, pl. 195, figs 18, 19 (See Song et al. 2000).

1975 Zebrasporites laevigatus (Schulz) Schulz; Morbey pl. 4, fig. 13.

1977 Zebrasporites laevigatus (Schulz) Schulz; Lund p. 65, pl. 5, fig. 12.

1980 Trizonites laevigatus (Schulz) Li & Shang p. 209, pl. 2, fig. 4 (See Song et al. 2000).

1990 Rotaspora laevigata (Schulz) de Jersey & Raine p. 36, pl. 9, figs M-O.

1997 Zebrasporites laevigatus (Schulz) Schulz; Beutler et al, p. 192, pl. 14, fig. 8.

1997 Zebrasporites laevigatus (Schulz) Schulz; Zhang & Grant-Mackie p. 17, pl. 4, fig. 2; pl. 7, fig. 17

2000 Zebrasporites laevigatus (Schulz) Schulz; Song et al. p. 320, pl. 90, fig. 1 (with additonal synonymy).

2000 Trizonites laevigatus (Schulz) Li & Shang; Song et al. pp. 322-323, pl. 90, figs 27-29 (with additional synonymy).

2001 Zebrasporites laevigatus (Schulz) Schulz; Zhang & Grant-Mackie pp. 621-623, figs 15X, 16A-B.

Natural affinity: Lycopsida?.

NZ age range: Jurassic.

Brief description: Spore. Equatorially tricrassate. 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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