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


Limbosporites antiquus (de Jersey 1964) de Jersey & Raine 1990

Illustrations:


Zhang & Grant-Mackie 2001, fig. 20G

IGNS taxon number: 326.

Turmal classification (after Burger 1994): Anteturma SPORITES; Turma TRILETES; Suprasubturma PERINOTRILETES; Subturma ZONOPEROTRILETES.

Synonymy:

1964 Lycopodiumsporites antiquus de Jersey p. 5, pl. 1, fig. 5.

1970 Semiretisporis antiquus (de Jersey) de Jersey p. 12, pl. 4, figs 4-7.

1970 Rewanisporis foveolata de Jersey p. 9, pl. 3, figs 6-10.

1971 Rewanisporis foveolata de Jersey; de Jersey pp. 10-11, pl. 3, figs 7, 8.

1981 Rewanisporis antiquus (de Jersey) Stevens pp. 21-22, pl. 3, fig. 11.

1990 Limbosporites antiquus (de Jersey) de Jersey & Raine pp. 41-42, pl. 12, figs. C-F.

1997 Limbosporites cf. antiquus (de Jersey) de Jersey & Raine; Zhang & Grant-Mackie p. 18, pl. 4, fig. 10 (as cf.).

1998 Rewanispora foveolata de Jersey; Vigran et al. p. 98, pl. 3, fig. 1.

2001 Limbosporites sp. cf. L. antiquus (de Jersey) de Jersey & Raine; Zhang & Grant-Mackie p. 639, fig. 20G.

Natural affinity: Lycopsida.

NZ age range: Triassic.

Brief description: Spore. Cavate. 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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