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


Cingulatisporites bifurcatus (Couper 1960) Martin 1973

Illustrations:


Mildenhall 1975a, fig. 8
.

Couper 1960, pl. 2, fig. 3 (holotype, high focus)
.

Couper 1960, pl. 2, fig. 4 (holotype, low focus)

IGNS taxon number: 261.

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

Synonymy:

1960 Trilites n. sp.; Couper & Harris p. 21.

1960 Trilites bifurcatus Couper p. 42, pl. 2, figs 3, 4.

1964 Trilites bifurcatus Couper; Harris p. 312.

1970 Trilites bifurcatus Couper; Mildenhall & Harris p. 589.

1973 Cingulatisporites bifurcatus (Couper) Martin p. 12, figs 45-47.

1975 Trilites bifurcatus Couper; Mildenhall pp. 214, 216.

1975 Cingulatisporites bifurcatus (Couper) Martin; Mildenhall pp. 670-671, fig. 8.

1977 Cingulatisporites bifurcatus; Mildenhall p. 245.

1978 Cingulatisporites bifurcatus (Couper); Mildenhall p. 268.

1982 Cingulatisporites bifurcatus (Couper); Mildenhall & Suggate p. 518.

1982 Cingulatisporites bifurcatus (Couper) Martin; Dudgeon p. 107, pl. 2, fig. 1.

1985 Cingulatisporites bifurcatus (Couper) Martin; Hill & Macphail p. 509, figs 56, 57.

1985 Cingulatisporites bifurcatus; Lewis & Mildenhall pp. 146, 149.

1985 Cingulatisporites bifurcatus; Mildenhall p. 122.

1986 Cingulatisporites bifurcatus; Mildenhall & Pocknall p. 15.

1989 Cingulatisporites cf. C. bifurcatus (Couper); Mildenhall & Pocknall p. 26.

1992 Cingulatisporites bifurcatus; Mildenhall et al. pp. 42, 46.

1993 Cingulatisporites bifurcatus (Couper) Martin; Macphail & Truswell pp. 404-405, pl. 6, fig. 14.

1999 Cingulatisporites bifurcatus Couper) Martin; Macphail p. 209, pl. 1, fig. 11.

Natural affinity: Bryophyta: Anthocerotaceae (Phaeoceros, Megaceros).

NZ age range: Neogene.

Brief description: Spore. Cingulate. 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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