GNS Science NZ catalogue of fossil spores and

New Zealand fossil spores and pollen:
An illustrated catalogue

J.I. Raine, D.C. Mildenhall, E.M. Kennedy

Microbaculispora villosa (Balme & Hennelly 1955) Bharadwaj 1962


Campbell et al. 2001, Fig.5E.

IGNS taxon number: 760.

Turmal classification (after Burger 1994): Anteturma SPORITES; Turma TRILETES; Suprasubturma ACAVATITRILETES; Subturma AZONATI; Infraturma APICULATI.


1955 Acanthotriletes villosus Balme & Hennelly p. ??, pl. 3, fig. 38.

1964 Microbaculatispora villosus (Balme & Hennelly) Bharadwaj p. 81.

2001 Microbaculatispora villosa (Balme & Hennelly) Bharadwaj; Campbell et al. p. 492, fig. 5E.

Natural affinity: Filicopsida?.

NZ age range: Permian.

Brief description: Spore. Trilete.

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.".
© 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).