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


Dicotetradites clavatus Couper 1953

Illustrations:


Couper 1953, pl. 8, fig. 125 (holotype).
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Couper 1960, pl. 10, fig. 2
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McIntyre 1968, fig. 70 (as Simplicepollis scabratus, holotype)
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McIntyre 1968, fig. 71 (as Simplicepollis scabratus)
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Crosbie & Clowes 1980, fig. 1 (topotype)
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Crosbie & Clowes 1980, fig. 2
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Crosbie & Clowes 1980, fig. 3
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Crosbie & Clowes 1980, fig. 4
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Crosbie & Clowes 1980, fig. 5
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Crosbie & Clowes 1980, fig. 6
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Pocknall 1982b, fig. 22
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Vajda & Raine 2003, fig. 7I

IGNS taxon number: 479.

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

Synonymy:

1953 Dicotetradites clavatus Couper p. 63, pl. 8, fig. 125.

1960 Dicotetradites clavatus Couper; Couper p. 62, pl. 10, fig. 2.

1960 Dicotetradites clavatus Couper; Potonie p. 139, pl. 9, fig. 197.

1964 Dicotetradites clavatus Couper; Koroneva p. 77, pl. 27, fig. 7.

1964 Dicotetradites cf. D. clavatus Couper; Leopold & Pakiser pl. 5, figs 67, 68.

1968 Simplicepollis scabratus McIntyre p. 197, figs 70, 71.

1970 Dicotetradites clavatus Couper; Krutzsch p. 423.

1980 Dicotetradites clavatus Couper emend. Crosbie & Clowes pp. 459-461, figs 1-6.

1982 Dicotetradites clavatus Couper; Pocknall p. 12, fig. 22.

1982 Dicotetradites clavatus Couper; Pocknall p. 284.

1984 Dicotetradites clavatus Couper; Raine p. 11.

1984 Dicotetradites clavatus Couper; Pocknall & Mildenhall pp. 14, 17.

1985 Dicotetradites clavatus Couper; Pocknall p. 348.

1986 Dicotetradites clavatus; Mildenhall & Pocknall pp. 7, 16.

1988 Dicotetradites clavatus; Raine & Wilson p. 389.

1989 Dicotetradites clavatus Couper; Mildenhall & Pocknall p. 28.

1989 Dicotetradites clavatus Couper; Pocknall & Turnbull p. 378.

2003 Dicotetradites clavatus Couper; Vajda & Raine p. 263, fig. 7I.

2005 Dicotetradites clavatus Couper, 1960; Bannister et al. p. 517.

Natural affinity: Dicotyledonae.

NZ age range: Paleogene to Neogene.

Brief description: Pollen. Regular tetrahedral tetrad. 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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