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


Rugulatisporites cowrensis (Martin 1973) Mildenhall & Pocknall 1989

Illustrations:


Pocknall 1982b, fig. 9
.

Pocknall 1982b, fig. 10
.

Mildenhall & Pocknall 1989, pl. 3, fig. 5

IGNS taxon number: 228.

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

Synonymy:

1973 Reticulatisporites cowrensis Martin p. 10, figs 36-38.

1973 Rugulatisporites micraulaxus Partridge in Stover & Partridge p. 250, pl. 15, figs 2, 3.

1981 Rugulatisporites micraulaxus; McMinn p. 3 (figured on cover).

1982 Rugulatisporites cowrensis (Martin); Mildenhall & Suggate pp. 518, 523.

1982 Rugulatisporites micraulaxus Partridge; Pocknall p. 8, figs 9, 10.

1983 Rugulatisporites sp. cf. R. micraulaxus Partridge; Truswell p. 141, pl. 1, figs 10, 11.

1984 Rugulatisporites micraulaxus Partridge; Pocknall & Mildenhall p. 16.

1989 Rugulatisporites cowrensis (Martin) Mildenhall & Pocknall p. 32, pl. 3, fig. 5.

1994 Rugulatisporites sp. cf. micraulaxus Partridge; Beeston p. 143, fig. 29.

1997 (?) Rugulatisporites cf. micraulaxus Partridge; Song pp. 261, 269, pl. 1, figs 4, 5.

1999 Rugulatisporites cowrensis (Martin) Mildenhall & Pocknall; Macphail p. 211, pl. 2, fig. 4.

2004 Rugulatisporitesw cowrensis (Calochlaena); Macphail & Stone p. 509, fig. 7b.

Natural affinity: Filicopsida: ?Dicksoniaceae or Thyrsopteridaceae (cf. Culcita - Macphail 1998); Calochlaena - Macphail & Stone 2004.

NZ age range: Neogene.

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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