GNS Science NZ catalogue of fossil spores and

New Zealand fossil spores and pollen:
An illustrated catalogue

J.I. Raine, D.C. Mildenhall, E.M. Kennedy

Evansispora senonica Raine 2008


Raine 2008, fig. 5A (holotype)

Raine 2008, fig. 5B (holotype)

Raine 2008, fig. 5C (paratype)

Raine 2008, fig. 5D (paratype)

Vajda & Raine 2010, fig. 5K

IGNS taxon number: 295.

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


1953 Lycopodium sp. (fastigiatum-volubile group); Couper p. 19 (in part; not pl. 1 fig. 2).

1985 Perotrilites senonicus; Mildenhall et al. p. 15 (nomen nudum).

? 1994 Lycopodium sp. (fastigiatum-volubile group); Shearer & Moore p. 113.

2008 Evansispora senonica Raine, p. 114-117, figs 5A-D.

2010 Evansispora senonica; Vajda & Raine p. 364, fig. 5K.

Natural affinity: Lycopsida: Lycopodiaceae (cf. Lycopodium volubile G. Forst.) - Raine 2008.

NZ age range: Cretaceous.

Brief description: Spore. Zonate. 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.".
© 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).