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


Podosporites brevisaccatus (Couper 1960) Mildenhall 1978

Illustrations:


Couper 1960, pl. 3, fig. 10 (holotype)
.

Couper 1960, pl. 3, fig. 11
.

Mildenhall & Suggate 1981 fig. 6
.

Pocknall 1982b, fig. 14

IGNS taxon number: 399.

Turmal classification (after Burger 1994): Anteturma POLLENITES; Turma SACCITES; Subturma POLYSACCITES.

Synonymy:

1960 Microcachryidites brevisaccatus Couper p. 44, pl. 3, figs 10, 11.

1978 Podosporites brevisaccatus (Couper) Mildenhall p. 264.

1982 Podosporites brevisaccatus (Couper); Mildenhall & Suggate pp. 524-525, fig. 6.

1982 Podosporites brevisaccatus (Couper) Mildenhall; Pocknall p. 9, fig. 14.

1982 Podosporites brevisaccatus (Couper) Mildenhall; Pocknall p. 284.

1982 Podosporites brevisaccatus (Couper) Dettmann [sic.]; Tulip et al. pp. 262-263, figs 5N, 5R (P. sp. cf. P. brevisaccatus).

1984 Podosporites brevisaccatus (Couper); Pocknall & Mildenhall p. 16.

1984 Microcachryidites cf. brevisaccatus Couper; Raine p. 12.

1988 Microcachryidites brevisaccatus Couper; Milne p. 294, fig, 5B.

1989 Podosporites brevisaccatus (Couper); Mildenhall & Pocknall p. 26.

1990 Podosporites brevisaccatus; Pocknall p. 150.

2005 Podosporites brevisaccatus (Couper) Mildenhall, 1978; Bannister et al. p. 517.

Natural affinity: Gymnospermopsida: Podocarpaceae (cf. Microcachrys).

NZ age range: Paleogene to Neogene.

Brief description: Saccate pollen. Trisaccate.


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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