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


Proteacidites retiformis Couper 1960

Illustrations:


Couper 1960, pl. 6, fig. 6
.

Couper 1960, pl. 6, fig. 7 (holotype)
.

Haskell & Wilson 1975, pl. 4, fig. 13 (cf.)
.

Wanntorp et al. 2011, fig. 2P (scale bar 10 um)

IGNS taxon number: 705.

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

Synonymy:

1960 Proteacidites retiformis Couper p. 51, pl. 6, figs 6, 7.

1974 Proteacidites retiformis Couper; Martin & Harris p. 109.

1975 Proteacidites cf. retiformis Couper; Haskell & Wilson pp. 740-741, pl. 4, fig. 13.

1983 Proteacidites cf. retiformis Couper; Bratzeva pp. 913, 928, pl. 13, figs 10, 11.

1984 Proteacidites retiformis Couper; Raine p. 10.

1987 Proteacidites retiformis Couper; Dettmann & Thomson pp. 34-35, fig. 6b.

1989 Proteacidites retiformis Couper; Browne & MacKinnon text-figs 10, 12, 13, pl. 1, fig. 5.

1998 Proteacidites retiformis Couper; Askin & Baldoni pp. 373-390.

2009 Proteacidites sp. cf. P. retiformis Couper; Truswell & Macphail p. 87, fig. 166.

2011 Proteacidites retiformis Couper; Wanntorp et al. p. 363, fig. 2P.

Natural affinity: Dicotyledonae: Proteaceae.

NZ age range: Cretaceous.

Brief description: Pollen. Triporate.


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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