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


Monosulcites granulatus Couper 1960

Illustrations:


Couper 1960, pl. 12, fig. 17 (holotype)
.

Couper 1960, pl. 12, fig. 18
.

Mildenhall 1994 pl. 12, fig. 13
.

Mildenhall 1994 pl. 12, fig. 14

IGNS taxon number: 865.

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

Synonymy:

1960 Monosulcites granulatus Couper, p. 69, pl. 12, figs 17-18.

1969 Couperipollis granulatus (Couper) Venkatachala & Kar p. 161.

non 1972 ?Monosulcites cf. granulatus Couper; Freile, p. 49, pl. 2, figs 9-10.

1994 "Monosulcites" granulatus Couper; Mildenhall, p. 84, pl. 12, figs 13-14 (see discussion on status of Couperipollis Venkatachala & Kar).

non 2007 Monosulcites granulatus Zhang; Li & Batten p. 337, figs 4G, 4H.

Note: Nomen dubium - the morphology of this taxon requires re-study.

NZ age range: Paleogene.

Brief description: Pollen. Monocolpate/monosulcate.


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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