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


Podosporites ohikaensis (Couper 1953) Pocock 1962

Illustrations:


Couper 1953, pl. 4, fig. 42 (holotype).
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Couper 1960, pl. 4, fig. 16
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Norris 1968, fig. 62
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Norris 1968, fig. 63
.

Mildenhall 1994 pl. 11, fig. 7

IGNS taxon number: 402.

Turmal classification (after Burger 1994): Anteturma POLLENITES; Turma SACCITES; Subturma POLYSACCITES.

Synonymy:

1953 Podocarpidites ohikaensis Couper p. 37, pl. 4, fig. 42.

1960 Podocarpidites ohikaensis Couper p. 45, pl. 4, fig. 16.

1962 Podosporites ohikaensis (Couper) Pocock p. 68, pl. 11, figs 167, 168.

1968 Podosporites ohikaensis (Couper) Pocock; Norris p. 323, figs 62, 63.

1968 Podosporites ohikaensis (Couper) Pocock; Haskell p. 232, pl. 2, figs 11, 12.

1971 Podosporites ohikaensis (Couper) Pocock; Mildenhall & Johnston p. 78.

1971 Podocarpidites ohikaensis Couper; Krutzsch p. 26.

1976 Podosporites ohikaensis (Couper) Mildenhall & Wilson p. 123.

1976 Podosporites ohikaensis (Couper) Pocock; Mildenhall p. 70, table 1.

1978 ?Podosporites ohikaensis (Couper); Mildenhall p. 662.

1984 Podosporites ohikaensis (Couper) Pocock; Raine p. 9.

1994 Podosporites ohikaensis (Couper) Pocock; Mildenhall pp. 12, 79, pl. 11, fig. 7.

Natural affinity: Gymnospermopsida: Podocarpaceae (Microcachrys or Dacrycarpus types).

NZ age range: Cretaceous.

Brief description: Saccate pollen. Trisaccate.


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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