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


Tetracolporites oamaruensis Couper 1953

Illustrations:


Couper 1953, pl. 8, fig. 126 (holotype).
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Couper 1960, pl. 10, fig. 8 (holotype)
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Couper 1960, pl. 10, fig. 9
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Pocknall & Tremain 1988, fig. 7.13N

IGNS taxon number: 641.

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

Synonymy:

1953 Tetracolporites oamaruensis Couper p. 64, pl. 8, fig. 126.

1960 Tetracolporites oamaruensis Couper; Couper p. 63, pl. 10, fig. 8, 9.

1961 Tetracolporites oamaruensis Couper; McIntyre & Harris p. 402.

1964 Tetracolporites oamaruensis Couper; Koreneva pp. 76-77, pl. 27, figs 1-3.

1966 Tetracolporites oamaruensis Couper; McIntyre & Norris p. 244.

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

1984 Tetracolporites oamaruensis Couper; Pocknall & Mildenhall pp. 38, 42.

1984 Tetracolporites oamaruensis Couper; Raine p. 11.

1988 Tetracolporites oamaruensis Couper; Raine in Pocknall & Tremain p. 93, fig. 7.13N.

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

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

Natural affinity: Dicotyledonae: ?Strasburgeriaceae.

NZ age range: Paleogene.

Brief description: Pollen. Stephanocolporate.


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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