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


Luminidites sp. (A.)

Illustrations:


Pocknall 1985, fig. 12 (as Phormium)

IGNS taxon number: 822.

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

Synonymy:

1982 Phormium sp.; Pocknall p. 284.

1985 Phormium sp.; Pocknall pp. 334, 336, 345, fig. 12.

Natural affinity: Monocotyledonae: Agavaceae (Phormium).

NZ age range: Paleogene.

Brief description: Pollen. Trichotomosulcate.


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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