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


Aratrisporites flexibilis Playford & Dettmann 1965

Illustrations:


de Jersey & Raine 1990, pl. 13, fig. A
.

de Jersey & Raine 1990, pl. 13, fig. B
.

de Jersey & Raine 1990, pl. 13, fig. C
.

Zhang & Grant-Mackie 2001, fig. 21N
.

Zhang & Grant-Mackie 2001, fig. 21O
.

Zhang & Grant-Mackie 2001, fig. 21P

IGNS taxon number: 27.

Turmal classification (after Burger 1994): Anteturma SPORITES; Turma MONOLETES; Suprasubturma PERINOMONOLETES.

Synonymy:

1965 Aratrisporites flexibilis Playford & Dettmann pp. 153-154, pl. 15, figs 46-48.

1970 Aratrisporites flexibilis Playford & Dettmann; de Jersey p. 13, pl. 5, fig. 3.

1971 Aratrisporites flexibilis Playford & Dettmann; de Jersey pp. 11-12, pl. 3, figs 10, 11; pl. 4, fig. 4.

1990 Aratrisporites flexibilis Playford & Dettmann; de Jersey & Raine pp. 43-44, pl. 13, figs A-C.

1997 Aratrisporites flexibilis Playford & Dettmann; Zhang & Grant-Mackie p. 18, pl. 2, figs 12, 13.

1998 Aratrisporites flexibilis Playford & Dettmann; Fu & Yuan p. 454, pl. 1, fig. 36.

2000 Aratrisporites flexibilis Playford & Dettmann; Song et al. pp. 361-362, pl. 104, figs 10, 11 (with additonal synonymy).

2001 Aratrisporites flexibilis Playford & Dettmann; Zhang & Grant-Mackie p. 646, figs 21N-P.

2006 Aratrisporites flexibilis Playford & Dettmann; Huang p. 265, pl. 2, figs 13, 23.

2006 Aratrisporites flexibilis Playford & Dettmann; Huang p. 90, pl. 10, fig. 9.

Natural affinity: Lycopsida.

NZ age range: Triassic.

Brief description: Spore. Cavate. Monolete.


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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