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


Ricciaesporites kawaraensis Mildenhall & Pocknall 1989

Illustrations:


Mildenhall & Pocknall 1989, pl. 3, fig. 1a (holotype)
.

Mildenhall & Pocknall 1989, pl. 3, fig. 1b (holotype)
.

Mildenhall & Pocknall 1989, pl. 3, fig. 2 (paratype)
.

Mildenhall & Pocknall 1989, pl. 3, fig. 3 (Paratype)

IGNS taxon number: 334.

Turmal classification (after Burger 1994): Anteturma SPORITES; Turma HILATES.

Synonymy:

1972 Rouseisporites; Hekel p. 4, pl. 2, fig. 13.

1973 Rouseisporites sp.; Martin p. 4, fig. 4.

1977 Rouseisporites n. sp.; Mildenhall et al. pp. 161-162.

1978 Triporoletes sp.; Partridge p. 955.

1985 Rouseisporites; Lewis & Mildenhall pp. 146, 149.

1989 Ricciaesporites kawaraensis Mildenhall & Pocknall p. 31, pl. 3, figs 1-3.

1999 Ricciaesporites kawaraensis Mildenhall & Pocknall; Macphail p. 209, pl. 1, fig. 10.

2000 Rouseisporites sp.; Palamarczuk & Barreda p. 229, figs 5D, 5E.

Natural affinity: Bryophyta.

NZ age range: Neogene.

Brief description: Spore. Trilete. Distally hilate.


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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