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 brevicolpus Couper 1960

Illustrations:


Couper 1960, pl. 11, fig. 16 (holotype)
.

Couper 1960, pl. 11, fig. 17 (holotype)
.

Mildenhall 1994 pl. 14, fig. 1
.

Mildenhall 1994 pl. 14, fig. 2

IGNS taxon number: 623.

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

Synonymy:

1960 Tricolpites brevicolpus Couper p. 65, pl. 11, figs 16, 17.

non 1967 Tricolpites brevicolpus Couper; Sah p. 62, pl. 5, fig. 25.

non 1972 Tricolpites cf. T. brevicolpus Couper; Venkatachala & Rawat p. 302, pl. 2, fig. 24.

non 1976 Tricolpites brevicolpus Couper; Potter p. 71, pl. 2, figs 33, 34.

1983 Tricolpites brevicolpus Couper; Bratzeva 913, 926, pl. 11, figs 1, 2, 3 (cf.), 4 (cf.).

1994 Tricolpites brevicolpus Couper; Mildenhall pp. 17, 88, pl. 14, figs 1, 2.

Natural affinity: Dicotyledonae.

NZ age range: Cretaceous to Paleogene.

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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