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


Beaupreaidites orbiculatus Dettmann & Jarzen 1988

Illustrations:


Mildenhall 1977, fig. 3
.

Mildenhall 1994 pl. 14, fig. 4
.

Vajda & Raine 2010, fig. 6H

IGNS taxon number: 472.

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

Synonymy:

Non 1977 cf. Tricolporites lilliei (Couper); Mildenhall pp. 662, 664-665, fig. 3.

1983 Propylipollis sp. cf. P. tuberculiformis (Harris) Martin & Harris; Truswell p. 161, pl. 5, fig. 16.

1988 Beaupreaidites orbiculatus Dettmann & Jarzen pp. 219, 222, figs 2A-2I.

1990 Beaupreaidites orbiculatus Dettmann & Jarzen; Dettmann & Jarzen pp. 136, 138, figs 5A-5D.

non 1994 Beaupreaidites orbiculatus Dettmann & Jarzen; Mildenhall pp. 12, 85, pl. 14, fig. 4.

1994 Beauprea type (Beaupreaidites orbiculatus Dettmann & Jarzen) Dettmann p. 148, fig. 8.5l (el).

1995 Beaupreaidites orbiculatus Dettmann & Jarzen; Martin p. 31.

1996 Beaupreaidites orbiculatus Dettmann & Jarzen; Dettmann & Jarzen p. 115, figs 8C-E.

1998 Beaupreaidites orbiculatus Dettmann & Jarzen; Dettmann & Jarzen p. 416, 422, 426, figs 9k, 13c, 13e, 13g, 17 a.

1998 Proteacidites orbiculatus (Dettmann & Jarzen) Milne p. 563.

2010 Beaupreaidites orbiculatus; Vajda & Raine p. 368, fig. 6H.

Note: Specimens illustrated by Mildenhall (1977, 1994) appear to be a different species.

Natural affinity: Dicotyledonae: ?Proteaceae (Beauprea, cf. B. montana, B. montisfontium - New Caledonian species).

NZ age range: Cretaceous.

Brief description: Pollen. Tricolpate.


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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