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


Podosporites variabilis Dev 1961

Illustrations:


Raine in Landis et al. 1999, fig.1D

IGNS taxon number: 809.

Turmal classification (after Burger 1994): Anteturma POLLENITES; Turma SACCITES; Subturma POLYSACCITES.

Synonymy:

1961 Podosporites variabilis Dev p. 52, pl. 7, fig. 55.

1964 Pinuspollenites sp.; Levet-Carette p. 279, pl. 11, fig. 8.

1964 Podosporites sp. A. de Jersey & Paten p. 52, pl. 7, fig. 7.

1968 Trisaccites variabilis (Dev) Haskell pp. 235-236, pl. 2, figs 16, 17.

1969 Podosporites sp.; Reiser & Williams p. 15, pl. 6, figs 9, 10.

1971 Trisaccites variabilis (Dev) Haskell; de Jersey p. 16, pl. 5, fig. 1.

1975 Podosporites castellanosii (Menendez) Filatoff pp. 79-80, pl. 23, fig. 5-9.

1980 Michrocachryidites antarcticus auct. non Cookson; Burger p. 64, pl. 18, fig. 7 (in part, non figs 8, 9).

1999 Podosporites variabilis Dev; Landis et al. pp. 276, 278, fig. 1D.

2001 Podosporites variabilis; Thorn p. 282.

2002 Podosporites variabilis Dev; Sajjadi & Playford p. 130, pl. 6, figs 11, 12.

2006 Podosporites variabilis Dev; Musumeci et al. p. 96, fig. 3j.

2007 Podosporites variabilis Dev; Ribecai p. 8, pl. 1, fig. 6.

2009 Podosporites variabilis Dev; Mantle p. 41, pl. 5, fig. 11.

2009 Podosporites variabilis Dev; Truswell & Macphail p. 75, fig. 76.

Natural affinity: Gymnospermopsida.

NZ age range: Jurassic.

Brief description: Saccate pollen. Trisaccate.


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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