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


Rhoipites couperi Pocknall 1985

Illustrations:


Couper 1960, pl. 11, fig. 18 (holotype)
.

Couper 1960, pl. 11, fig. 19 (holotype)
.

Pocknall & Crosbie 1982, fig. 12 (holotype of Rhoipites pilatus)
.

Pocknall & Crosbie 1982, fig. 13 (as Rhoipites pilatus)
.

Pocknall & Crosbie 1982, fig. 14 (as Rhoipites pilatus)
.

Pocknall & Crosbie 1982, fig. 15 (as Rhoipites pilatus)
.

Pocknall & Crosbie 1982, fig. 16 (as Rhoipites pilatus)

IGNS taxon number: 602.

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

Synonymy:

1960 Tricolpites pilatus Couper p. 66, pl. 11, figs 18, 19.

non 1974 Rhoipites pilatus Sah & Kar p. 169, pl. 2, figs 43, 44.

1982 Tricolpites pilatus Couper; Mildenhall & Suggate pp. 520, 522-523.

1982 Rhoipites pilatus (Couper) Pocknall & Crosbie pp. 9-10, figs. 12-16.

1982 Rhoipites pilatus (Couper); Pocknall p. 18.

1982 Rhoipites pilatus (Couper) Pocknall & Crosbie; Pocknall p. 285.

1984 Rhoipites pilatus (Couper); Pocknall & Mildenhall p. 17.

1984 Tricolpites pilatus Couper; Raine p. 12.

1985 Rhoipites couperi Pocknall pp. 343, 348.

1986 Rhoipites couperi; Mildenhall & Pocknall pp. 18, 21.

1988 Rhoipites alveolatus/sphaerica/couperi group; Nelson et al. p. 31.

1989 Rhoipites couperi Pocknall; Pocknall & Turnbull p. 378.

1989 Rhoipites couperi Pocknall; Mildenhall & Pocknall p. 27.

non 2006 Rhoipites pilatus Sah & Kar; Mandal & Guleria p. 56, pl. 2, figs 16, 21.

Natural affinity: Dicotyledonae.

NZ age range: Paleogene to Neogene.

Brief description: Pollen. Tricolporate.


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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