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


Limatulasporites limatulus (Playford 1965) Helby & Foster 1979

Illustrations:


de Jersey & Raine 1990, pl. 11, fig. D
.

de Jersey & Raine 1990, pl. 11, fig. E
.

de Jersey & Raine 1990, pl. 11, fig. F
.

de Jersey & Raine 1990, pl. 11, fig. G
.

Mildenhall 1994, pl. 21, fig. 12 (Limatulasporites sp.)
.

Zhang & Grant-Mackie 2001, fig. 17C
.

Jeans et al. 2003, fig. 14D

IGNS taxon number: 283.

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

Synonymy:

1965 Nevesisporites limatulus Playford pp. 188-189, pl. 8, figs 16-19.

1967 Verrucose spore inc. sed. sp. B.; Hiltmann p. 160, pl. 2, fig. 9.

1977 Nevesisporites limatulus Playford; Lund p. 54, pl. 2, fig. 3.

1979 Limatulasporites limatulus (Playford) Helby & Foster in Foster p. 50.

1982 Limatulasporites limatulus (Playford) Helby & Foster; Playford et al. pp. 16-17, pl. 10, fig. 1.

1990 Limatulasporites limatulus (Playford) Helby & Foster; de Jersey & Raine p. 38, pl. 11, figs D-G.

1990 Limatulasporites limatulus (Playford) Helby & Foster; Jiang p. 562, pl. 3, fig. 4.

1991 Nevesisporites limatulus Playford; Hanzo et al. p. 68, pl. 2, fig. 3.

1991 Nevesisporites limatulus Playford; Zhang & Zhan p. 106, pl. 23, fig. 17.

1992 Nevesisporites limatulus Playford; Rauscher et al. p. 22, pl. 1, fig. 11.

1992 Limatulasporites limatulus (Playford) Helby & Foster; Hankel p. 138, pl. 4, figs 4-7.

1994 Nevesisporites limatulus Playford; Marcinkiewicz & Orlowks-Zwolinska pp. 112-113, pl. 5, fig. 3.

1994 Nevesisporites limatulus Playford; Yang p. 778, pl. 1, figs 13, 14.

1994 Limatulasporites sp.; Mildenhall pp. 13, 99, pl. 21, fig. 12 (not pl. 20, fig. 4).

1996 Limatulasporites limatulus (Playford) Helby & Foster; Ji & Ouyang p. 24, pl. 2, figs 2, 3.

1997 Limatulasporites limatulus (Playford) Helby & Foster; McLoughlin et al. pp. 286-7, fig. 4p.

1997 Limatulasporites limatulus (Playford) Helby & Foster; Zhang & Grant-Mackie p. 17, pl. 2, fig. 2.

1998 Limatulasporites limatulus (Playford) Helby & Foster; Shang p. 444, pl. 3, fig. 12.

1999 Limatulasporites limatulus (Playford) Helby & Foster; Zhang & Wang p. 403, pl. 1, figs 16, 21, 22.

1999 Limatulasporites limatulus (Playford) Helby & Foster; Liu p. 503, pl. 1, figs 10-14.

2000 Limatulasporites limatulus (Playford) Helby & Foster; Liu p. 297, pl. 1, figs 24-27.

2000 Limatulasporites limatulus (Playford) Helby & Foster; Song et al. pp. 308-309, pl. 85, fig 7 (cf.), 86, fig. 3, 4 (with additional synonymy).

2001 Limatulasporites limatulus (Playford) Helby & Foster; Zhang & Wang p. 222, pl. 1, figs 11, 12, 16.

2001 Limatulasporites limatulus (Playford) Helby & Foster; Zhang & Grant-Mackie p. 628, fig. 17C.

2001 Limatulasporites limatulus (Playford) Helby & Foster; Liu p. 170, pl. 1, fig. 7.

2003 Limatulasporites limatulus (Playford) Helby & Foster; Jeans et al. pp. 73, 77, fig. 14D.

2006 Limatulasporites limatulus (Playford) Helby & Foster; Huang p. 265, pl. 1, figs 46, 47.

2006 Limatulasporites limatulus (Playford) Helby & Foster; Huang pp. 81-82, pl. 6, fig. 9 (with additional synonymy).

2006 Limatulasporites limatulus (Playford) Helby & Foster; Ji & Ouyang p. 487, pl. 2, fig. 19.

Natural affinity: Bryophyta.

NZ age range: Triassic.

Brief description: Spore. Cingulate. 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".
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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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