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 spinosus (Couper 1960) Mildenhall & Pocknall 1989

Illustrations:


Couper 1960, pl. 8, fig. 12 (holotype)
.

Hornibrook in Suggate et al. 1979, p. 421, fig. 7.11.9
.

Mildenhall & Pocknall 1989, pl. 9, fig. 1
.

Mildenhall & Pocknall 1989, pl. 9, fig. 2
.

Mildenhall & Pocknall 1989, pl. 9, fig. 3
.

Dettmann et al. 1990, pl. 9, fig. 2a (holotype)
.

Dettmann et al. 1990, pl. 9, fig. 2b (holotype)
.

Dettmann et al. 1990, pl. 9, fig. 2c (holotype)

IGNS taxon number: 534.

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

Synonymy:

1960 Nothofagus spinosus Couper p. 57, pl. 8, fig. 12.

1971 Nothofagus spinosus Couper; Mildenhall p. 194.

1974 Nothofagus spinosus; McIntyre p. 34.

1979 Nothofagus spinosus Couper; Hornibrook in Suggate et al. p. 421, fig. 7.11.9.

1982 Nothofagus spinosus (Couper); Mildenhall & Suggate pp. 520, 523.

1983 Nothofagidites spinosus Couper; Bratzeva pp. 914, 929, pl. 14, figs 6-8 (no new combination made).

1984 Nothofagidites spinosus (Couper); Pocknall & Mildenhall p. 17.

1986 Nothofagidites spinosus; Mildenhall & Pocknall pp. 7, 8, 17, 21.

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

1989 Nothofagidites spinosus (Couper) Mildenhall & Pocknall p. 43, pl. 9, figs 1-3.

1990 Nothofagidites spinosus (Couper) Mildenhall & Pocknall; Dettmann et al. p. 41, pl. 9, fig. 2; text-fig. 3dd.

1990 Nothofagidites spinosus; Pocknall p. 150.

1992 Nothofagidites spinosus; Mildenhall et al. pp. 21, 23, 27, 44.

1993 Nothofagidites spinosus; Xinhe & Harwood p. 4.

2009 Nothofagidites sp. cf. N. spinosus (Couper) Mildenhall & Pocknall; Truswell & Macphail p. 83, fig. 135.

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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