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


Arecipites cf. Rhopalostylis sapida Wendl. & Drude

Illustrations:


Couper 1953, pl. 7, fig. 101
.

Couper 1960, pl. 9, fig. 18
.

Couper 1960, pl. 9, fig. 19

IGNS taxon number: 453.

Turmal classification (after Burger 1994): Anteturma POLLENITES; Turma MONOSULCATES.

Synonymy:

1952 Rhopalostylis sapida Wendl. & Drude; Couper p. 343.

1953 Rhopalostylis sapida Wendl. & Drude; Couper p. 57, pl. 7, fig. 101.

1960 Rhopalostylis aff. sapida Wendl. & Drude; Couper p. 62, pl. 9, figs 18, 19.

1961 Rhopalostylis aff. sapida Wendl. & Drude; McIntyre & Harris p. 402.

1962 Rhopalostylis aff. sapida Wendl. & Drude; McIntyre p. 317.

Natural affinity: Monocotyledonae: Arecaceae (Rhopalostylis sapida).

NZ age range: Paleogene to Neogene.

Brief description: Pollen. Monocolpate/monosulcate.


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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