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


Tricolpites delicatulus Couper 1960

Illustrations:


Couper 1960, pl. 10, fig. 23 (holotype)
.

Couper 1960, pl. 10, fig. 24
.

Mildenhall & Pocknall 1989, pl. 7, fig. 10
.

Mildenhall & Pocknall 1989, pl. 7, fig. 11

IGNS taxon number: 499.

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

Synonymy:

1960 Tricolpites delicatulus Couper p. 65, pl. 10, figs 23, 24.

1968 Tricolpites ?delicatulus Couper; Bowen et al. p. 263.

non 1969 Tricolpites delicatulus Couper; Norton & Hall p. 44, pl. 6, fig. 14.

non 1973 Tricolpites delicatulus Couper; Martin p. 39, fig. 170.

non 1981 Retitricolpites delicatulus (Couper) Wang in Song et al. p. 166, pl. 37, figs 25, 26, 32.

1984 Tricolporites delicatulus Couper; Pocknall & Mildenhall p. 16.

non 1985 Tricolpites constrictus (Pierce) Yu & Han p. 145, pl. 35, figs 18, 26.

non 1986 Retitricolpites delicatulus (Couper) Wang; Song et al. p. 112, pl. 23, figs 13, 14, 16, 17.

1986 Tricolpites delicatulus; Mildenhall & Pocknall p. 18.

1989 Tricolpites delicatulus Couper emend. Mildenhall & Pocknall p. 40, pl. 7, figs 10, 11.

non 1992 Retitricolpites delicatulus (Couper) Wang; Zhang & Qian p. 23, pl. 5, figs 6-8.

non 1998 Tricolpites delicatulus Couper; Song p. 350, pl. 6, figs 20, 24.

non 1999 Retitricolpites delicatulus (Couper) Wang; Song et al. pp. 315-316, pl. 89, figs 11-13 (with additional incorrect synonymy).

non 2000 Retitricolpites delicatulus (Couper) Wang; Gao et al. p. 238, pl. 25, fig. 21.

2005 Tricolpites delicatulus Couper, 1960; Bannister et al. p. 518.

non 2009 Retitricolpites delicatulus (Couper) Wang; Zhou et al. p. 238, pl. 9, fig. 18; pl. 14, fig. 8.

non 2009 Retitricolpites cf. delicatulus (Couper) Wang; Zhou et al. p. 239, pl. 15, fig. 18.

Natural affinity: Dicotyledonae.

NZ age range: Neogene.

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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