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

Cedripites priscus Balme 1970

IGNS taxon number: 355.

Turmal classification (after Burger 1994): Anteturma POLLENITES; Turma SACCITES; Subturma DISACCITES; Infraturma SULCATI.


1970 Cedripites priscus Balme p. 401, pl. 20, figs 1-4; text-fig. 12.

1976 Cedripites cf. priscus Balme; Wilson p. 138.

1980 Cedripites priscus Balme; Tiwari & Rana p. 36, pl. 3, fig. 62.

1992 Cedripites cf. priscus Balme; Zavattieri & Volkheimer p. 35, pl. 1, fig. 11; pl. 4, fig. 12; pl. 5, fig. 1.

2000 Cedripites priscus Balme; Song et al. p. 445, pl. 117, fig. 5 (with additional synonymy).

Natural affinity: Gymnospermopsida.

NZ age range: Permian.

Brief description: Saccate pollen. Bisaccate.

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).