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


Polypodiisporites favus (Potonie 1931) Potonie 1934

Illustrations:


Couper 1960, pl. 1, fig. 5 ("Microsorium aff. diversifolium")

IGNS taxon number: 8.

Turmal classification (after Burger 1994): Anteturma SPORITES; Turma MONOLETES; Suprasubturma ACAVATOMONOLETES; Subturma AZONOMONOLETES; Infraturma APICULATIMONOLETI.

Synonymy:

1931 Polypodii(?)-sporonites favus Potonie p. 556, fig. 3.

1933 Polypodiisporites favus Potonie; Potonie in Potonie & Gelletich p. 524, pl. 2, fig. 18.

1934 Polypodiisporites favus Potonie; Potonie p. 38, pl. 1, figs 19, 20.

1951 Microsorium diversifolium Copeland; Couper p. 182.

1952 Microsorium diversifolium (Willd.) Copel.; Couper p. 343.

1953 Microsorium diversifolium (Willd.) Copel.; Couper p. 23.

1953 Microsorium diversifolium (Willd.) Copel.; Couper p. 374.

1953 Verrucatosporites favus (Potonie) Thomson & Pflug p. 60, pl. 3, figs 52-55, pl. 4, figs 1-4.

1954 Microsorium diversifolium (Willd.) Copel.; Couper p. 138.

1956 Phymatodes diversifolium (Willd.) Pic.-Serm.; Duigan & Cookson p. 9ff, pl. 2, fig. 10.

1956 Polypodii (?) sporites favus Potonie; Potonie p. 78, pl. 10, fig. 105.

1959 Reticuloidosporites (Polypodiisporites) favus (Potonie) Krutzsch p. 215, pl. 42, figs 467-470.

1959 Reticuloidosporites (Polypodiisporites) pseudosecundus Krutzsch p. 214.

1960 Microsorium diversifolium (Willd.) Copel.; Couper & Harris p. 20.

1960 Microsorium aff. diversifolium (Willd.) Copel.; Couper p. 39, pl. 1, fig. 5.

1961 Phymatodes diversifolium (Willd.) Pic.-Serm.; McIntyre & Harris p. 402.

1964 Phymatodes diversifolium (Willd.) Pic.-Serm.; Harris p. 312.

1966 Phymatodes aff. diversifolium (Willd.) Pic.-Serm.; McIntyre & Norris p. 244.

1967 Verrucatosporites favus favus Krutzsch p. 184 pl. 68, figs 1-6 (in part).

1967 Verrucatosporites favus magnus Krutzsch pp. 184-186, pl. 68, figs 7-12.

1967 Verrucatosporites favus gracilis Krutzsch p. 186, pl. 69, figs 1-6.

1967 Verrucatosporites favus pseudosecundus (Krutzsch) Krutzsch pp. 186-188, pl. 69, figs 7-14.

1969 Polypodiisporites favus (Potonie) Potonie; Nagy p. 134.

1973 Polypodiisporites favus (Krutzsch) Nagy p. 457 (pre-empted by Potonie 1934).

1974 Verrucatosporites favus (Potonie) Thomson & Pflug; Ziembinska-Tworzydlo p. 341, pl. 7, fig. 9.

1975 Polypodiidites sp.; Hos p. 10, fig. 52.

1977 Polypodiisporites sp.; Kemp & Harris p. 23, pl. 3, figs 5 (P. sp. cf. P. rugufavus (Krutzsch)), 7-9.

1978 Polypodiisporites favus Potonie; Ke & Shi pp. 70-71, pl. 11, figs 7, 8 [sic.], 10.

1978 Polypodiisporites favus Potonie; Sung et al. p. 70.

1982 Phymatodes aff. diversifolium; Pocknall p. 20.

1982 Phymatosorus aff. diversifolium; Pocknall p. 284.

1982 Verrucatosporites favus (Potonie) Krutzsch; Martinez-Hernandez et al. p. 161, fig. 5e.

1984 Verrucatosporites favus (Potonie) Thomson & Pflug; Menke p. 53, pl. 5, figs 3, 9.

1985 Polypodiisporites favus (Potonie) Potonie; Nagy p. 121, pl. 1, fig. 14; pl. 51, figs 1, 2.

1986 Verrucatosporites favus (Potonie) Thomson & Pflug; Norris p. 34, pl. 8, figs 11, 12.

1986 Polypodiisporites favus Potonie; Saxena et al. p. 156, pl. 2, fig. 3.

1986 Polypodiisporites favus Potonie; Rao & Singh p. 276, pl. 2, fig. 23.

1989 Verrucatosporites favus (Potonie) Thomson & Pflug; Gruas-Cavagnetto & Barbin p. 108, pl. 4, fig. 4.

1989 Polypodiisporites favus Potonie; Research Institute etc. p. 54, pl. 8, figs 8, 9.

1990 Polypodiisporites favus (Potonie) Potonie; Jiang p. 570, pl. 6, fig. 5.

1991 Polypodiisporites favus (Potonie) Potonie; Planderova p. 33, pl. 21, figs 8-10.

1991 Polypodiisporites favus (Potonie) Potonie; Zhang & Zhan p. 158, pl. 46, fig. 9.

1994 Verrucatosporites favus (Potonie) Thomson & Pflug; Jelen et al. p. 21, pl. 2.2, figs 16, 17.

1994 Verrucatosporites favus (Potonie) Thomson & Pflug; Ziembinska-Tworzydlo et al. pl. 5, fig. 17.

1997 Verrucatosporites favus (Potonie) Thomson & Pflug; Norris p. 66, pl. 5, fig. 9.

1998 Verrucatosporites favus (Potonie) Thomson & Pflug; Bruch p. 57, pl. 7, figs 7-9.

1998 Verrucatosporites favus (Potonie) Thomson & Pflug; Slodkowska pl. 1, fig. 38.

1999 Polypodiisporites favus Potonie; Song et al. p. 172; pl. 43, figs 10-15 (with additional synonymy).

2000 Polypodiisporites favus Potonie; Song et al. p. 354, pl. 101, fig. 30 (with additional synonymy).

2000 Polypodiisporites favus Potonie; Gao et al. pp. 229, 232, 241, 245, pl. 17, fig. 9; pl. 19, fig. 26; pl. 30, fig. 6; pl. 35, fig. 36.

2001 Verrucatosporites favus (Potonie) Thomson & Pflug; Struchlik p. 60, pl. 41, figs 1a, 1b, 2a, 2b, 3a-3d, 4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6.

2002 Polypodiisporites favus Potonie; Akgun pp. 586-587, pl. 2, figs 20, 22, 23.

2003 Polypodiisporites favus Potonie; Zhang et al. p. 235, pl. 1, fig. 3.

2003 Polypodiisporites favus Potonie; Li et al. p. 252, pl. 2, fig. 2.

2006 Polypodiisporites favus Potonie; Wang p. 80, figs 2P, 2T, 2V.

2008 Verrucatosporites favus (Potonie) Thomson & Pflug; Eisawi & Schrank p. 120, pl. 6, fig. 17.

2009 Polypodiisporites favus (Potonie) Potonie; Li et al. p. 172, pl. 1, fig. 10.

Natural affinity: Filicopsida: Polypodiaceae (Phymatosorus diversifolius, Polypodium vulgare), Davalliaceae (Davallia tasmani).

NZ age range: Paleogene to Neogene.

Brief description: Spore. Monolete. Outline in polar view oval.


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".
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ISBN 978-0-478-19871-3
ISSN 1177-2441
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DELTA Dallwitz (1980) and Dallwitz, Paine and Zurcher (1993, 1999) should also be cited (see References).

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