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


Stephanocolpites sphericus (Couper 1960) Mildenhall & Pocknall 1989

Illustrations:


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

Couper 1960, pl. 10, fig. 11
.

Pocknall & Mildenhall 1984 pl. 20, fig. 1a (Holotype, rephotographed)
.

Pocknall & Mildenhall 1984 pl. 20, fig. 1b (Holotype, rephotographed)
.

Pocknall & Mildenhall 1984 pl. 20, fig. 2
.

Pocknall & Mildenhall 1984 pl. 20, fig. 3a
.

Pocknall & Mildenhall 1984 pl. 20, fig. 3b
.

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

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

Mildenhall & Pocknall 1989, pl. 9, fig. 10

IGNS taxon number: 544.

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

Synonymy:

1960 Tetracolporites sphericus Couper p. 64, pl. 10, fig. 10, 11.

1964 Tetracolporopollenites (Brecolpites) spaericus (Couper) Goczan p. 259.

1966 Tetracolporites sphericus Couper; McIntyre & Norris p. 248.

1982 Tetracolporites sphericus Couper; Mildenhall & Suggate p. 520.

1982 Tetracolporites sphericus Couper; Pocknall p. 18.

1982 Tetracolporites sphericus Couper; Pocknall p. 285.

1984 "Tetracolporites" sphericus Couper; Pocknall & Mildenhall p. 39, pl. 20, figs 1-3.

1984 Tetracolporites sphericus Couper; Raine p. 12.

1985 Tetracolporites sphericus Couper; Pocknall p. 348.

1986 Tetracolporites sphericus; Mildenhall & Pocknall pp. 7, 18, 22.

1988 'Tetracolporites' sphericus; Raine & Wilson p. 389.

1988 Tetracolporites sphericus Couper; Nelson et al. p. 31.

1989 Tetracolporites sphericus Couper; Pocknall & Turnbull p. 378.

1989 Stephanocolpites sphericus (Couper) Mildenhall & Pocknall p. 45, pl. 9, figs 9, 10.

1994 Stephanocolpites sphericus (Couper) Mildenhall & Pocknall; Macphail & Hill p. 15, pl. 5, fig. P.

1999 'Tetracolporites' sphericus Couper; Macphail p. 213, pl. 3, fig. 4.

2005 Stephanocolpites sphericus (Couper) Mildenhall & Pocknall, 1989; Bannister et al. p. 518.

Natural affinity: Dicotyledonae: Myrsinaceae (Myrsine).

NZ age range: Paleogene to 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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