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


Apiculatisporis ovalis (Nilsson 1958) Norris 1965

Illustrations:


Zhang & Grant-Mackie 2001, fig. 12P
.

Zhang & Grant-Mackie 2001, fig. 12Q

IGNS taxon number: 90.

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

Synonymy:

1958 Acanthotriletes ovalis Nilsson p. 40, pl. 2, figs 8, 9.

1965 Apiculatisporis ovalis (Nilsson) Norris p. 245, figs 2b, 18, 22, 23.

1997 Apiculatisporis ovalis (Nilsson) Norris; Zhang & Grant-Mackie p. 15, pl. 6, fig. 16.

2000 Apiculatisporis ovalis (NIlsson) Norris; Song et al. p. 145, pl. 37, figs 24, 30 (with additonal synonymy).

2001 Apiculatisporis ovalis (Nilsson) Norris; Zhang & Grant-Mackie p. 609, figs 12P, 12Q.

2009 Apiculatisporites (sic) ovalis (Nilsson) Norris; Mehlqvist et al. p. 145, fig. 4C.

Natural affinity: Filicopsida?.

NZ age range: Triassic to Jurassic (boundary zones).

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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