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


Acaciapollenites miocenicus Mildenhall & Pocknall 1989

Illustrations:


Pocknall 1982a, fig. 54
.

Mildenhall & Pocknall 1989, pl. 20, fig. 9a (holotype)
.

Mildenhall & Pocknall 1989, pl. 20, fig. 9b (holotype)
.

Mildenhall & Pocknall 1989, pl. 20, fig. 10 (paratype)
.

Mildenhall & Pocknall 1989, pl. 20, fig. 11 (paratype)

IGNS taxon number: 405.

Turmal classification (after Burger 1994): Anteturma POLLENITES; Turma ALETES-INAPERTURATES; Suprasubturma ACAVATALETES; Subturma AZONALETES; Infraturma LAEVIGATI.

Synonymy:

1978 Polyadopollenites sp.; Partridge p. 955, pl. 2, fig. 14.

1982a Acaciapollenites sp.; Pocknall pp. 280-281, fig. 54.

1985 Acaciapollenites sp.; Pocknall pp. 346, 348.

1985 Acaciapollenites sp.; Truswell et al. p. 283, fig. 7HH.

1986 Acaciapollenites sp. cf. A. myriosporites (Cookson) Mildenhall; Wood p. 7, fig. 10.2.

1989 Acaciapollenites myriosporites; Nelson et al. p. 364.

1989 Acaciapollenites miocenicus Mildenhall & Pocknall p. 61, pl. 20, figs 9-11.

1993 Acaciapollenites miocenicus Mildenhall & Pocknall; Macphail & Truswell pp. 404-405, pl. 6, fig. 16.

1993 Acaciapollenites miocenicus Mildenhall & Pocknall; Macphail et al. p. 696, fig. 51.

1999 Acaciapollenites miocenicus Mildenhall & Pocknall; Macphail p. 231, pl. 12, figs 18, 19.

2001 Acaciapollenites miocenicus Mildenhall & Pocknall; Macphail & Hill pp. 16-25, pl. 1, figs J-M; pl. 2, figs A-D (as Acaciapollenites sp. cf. miocenicus).

Natural affinity: Dicotyledonae: Mimosaceae [cf. Archidendron (Macphail 1998), Acacia].

NZ age range: Paleogene to Neogene (Paleogene uncertain).

Brief description: Pollen. Polyad. Alete, or with spiral or irregular colpus.


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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