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


Verrucosisporites varians Volkheimer 1972

IGNS taxon number: 768.

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

Synonymy:

1972 Verrucosisporites varians Volkheimer p. 115, pl. 4, figs 31-34.

1975 Verrucosisporites varians Volk.; Filatoff p. 59, pl. 9, figs 8-11.

1981 Verrucosisporites varians Volk.; Volkheimer & Quattrocchio pp. 424-425, pl. 2, fig. 11.

1982 Verrucosisporites varians Volk.; Volkheimer p. 168, pl. 1, fig. 4.

1988 Baculatisporites comaumensis (auct. non Cookson) Potonie; Backhouse (in part) pp. 53-54, pl. 2, fig. 10 (non figs 9, 11).

1994 Verrucosisporites varians Volk.; Beeston p. 143, fig. 26.

2001 Verrucosisporites varians; Thorn p. 281.

2002 Verrucosisporites varians Volkheimer; Sajjadi & Playford p. 31, pl. 4, figs 5, 7, 18.

2002 Verrucosisporites varians Volkheimer; Martinez et al. pp. 90-91, pl. 1, fig. 2.

2008 Verrucosisporites varians Volkheimer; Zavattieiri & Mego p. 490, figs 4.1, 4.2.

2009 Verrucosisporites varians Volkheimer; Mantle p. 28, pl. 2, fig. 4.

Natural affinity: Filicopsida.

NZ age range: Jurassic.

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. 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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