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


Polypodiaceoisporites papuanus (Khan 1976) Pocknall 1985

Illustrations:


Pocknall 1985, fig. 3a
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Pocknall 1985, fig. 3b
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Pocknall 1985, fig. 4a
.

Pocknall 1985, fig. 4b
.

Pocknall 1991 fig. 4e

IGNS taxon number: 303.

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

Synonymy:

1976 Cingulatisporites papuanus Khan p. 757, fig. 6.

1978 Pteris comans; Nelson p. 567.

1985 Polypodiaceoisporites papuanus (Khan) Pocknall pp. 334-335, 339, figs 3, 4.

1989 Polypodiaceoisporites papuanus (Khan); Pocknall & Turnbull p. 378.

1989 Polypodiaceoisporites papuanus; Pocknall p. 5.

1991 Polypodiaceoisporites papuanus (Khan) Pocknall; Pocknall pp. 410-411, fig. 4E.

Natural affinity: Filicopsida: Pteridaceae (Pteris, cf. Pteris comans)

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NZ age range: Paleogene to 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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