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


Nothofagidites longispinosus (Couper 1960) Pocknall in Dettmann et al. 1990

Illustrations:


Couper 1960, pl. 8, fig. 7
.

Couper 1960, pl. 8, fig. 8
.

Couper 1960, pl. 8, fig. 9 (holotype)
.

Dettmann et al. 1990, pl. 8, fig. 4a (holotype)
.

Dettmann et al. 1990, pl. 8, fig. 4b (holotype)

IGNS taxon number: 531.

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

Synonymy:

1960 Nothofagus n. sp.; Couper & Harris p. 21.

1960 Nothofagus longispina Couper p. 57, pl. 8, figs 7-9.

1971 Nothofagus longispina Couper; Mildenhall p. 194.

non 1983 Nothofagidites longispina; Hill & Macphail p. 287, figs 4G, 4H (new combination not valid).

1986 Nothofagidites longispina; Mildenhall & Pocknall pp. 8, 17, 21 (?) (no new combination made).

1988 Nothofagidites longispina (Couper); Nelson et al. p. 31 (no new combination made).

1988 Nothofagus longispina Couper; Milne p. 296, fig. 6R.

1989 Nothofagidites longispina; Nelson et al. p. 364 (no new combination made).

1990 Nothofagidites longispinosus (Couper) Pocknall in Dettmann et al. pp. 37-38, pl. 8, fig. 4; text-fig. 3v.

1992 Nothofagidites longispinosus; Mildenhall pp. 21, 23, 27, 44.

Natural affinity: Dicotyledonae: Nothofagaceae (Nothofagus subg. Brassospora).

NZ age range: Neogene.

Brief description: Pollen. Stephanocolpate.


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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