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


Equisetosporites notensis (Cookson 1957) Romero 1977

Illustrations:


Couper 1960, pl. 5, fig. 1
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Couper 1960, pl. 5, fig. 2

IGNS taxon number: 427.

Turmal classification (after Burger 1994): Anteturma POLLENITES; Turma POLYPLICATES.

Synonymy:

?1953 Ephedripites Bolkhovitina p. 60, pl. 9, fig. 15.

1956 Ephedra sp.; Cookson p. 47, figs 2-4.

1957 Ephedra notensis Cookson p. 45, pl. 9, figs 6-10.

1958 Ephedra Maljavkina p. 115, pl. 4, fig. 7.

1960 Ephedra chinleana (Daugherty) Scott p. 271, pl. 1, figs 1, 8, 10-12,14, 18; text-figs 1, 2.

1960 Ephedra notensis Cookson; Couper p. 46, pl. 5, figs 1, 2.

1960 Ephedra notensis Cookson; Anderson p. 17, pl. 10, fig. 6.

1961 Ephedra notensis Cookson; McIntyre & Harris p. 402.

1961 Striainaperturites Pierce p. 45, pl. 3, fig. 80.

1967 'Ephedra' notensis Cookson; Cookson & Eisenack p. 138, pl. 21, fig. 16.

1973 "Ephedra" notensis Cookson; Martin p. 17, figs 65, 66.

1976 Ephedripites notensis (Cookson); Doubinger & Chotin pp. 554-555, pl.2, fig. 4.

1976 Ephedra notensis Cookson; Khan p. 788, fig. 9.

1977 Equisetosporites notensis (Cookson) Romero pp. 47-48, pl. 7, figs 8-12.

1978 Ephedra notensis; Mildenhall p. 12.

1982 Ephedra notensis Cookson; Pocknall p. 284.

1984 Ephedra notensis Cookson; Raine p. 10.

1984 Ephedra notensis Cookson; Pocknall & Mildenhall p. 16.

1985 Ephedra notensis Cookson; Pocknall p. 348.

1985 Ephedripites (Ephedripites) notensis (Cookson) Krutzsch; Yu et al. pp. 126-127, pl. 29, figs 44-46.

1986 Ephedripites notensis (Cookson) Krutzsch; Song et al. p. 72, pl. 18,figs 7, 9, 13, 14.

1987 Equisetosporites cf. notensis; Baldoni & Barreda p. 96, pl. 1, fig.14.

1989 Ephedripites (Ephedripites) notensis (Cookson) Krutzsch; Wang p. 802,pl. 4, figs 12, 13.

1989 Ephedra notensis Cookson; Mildenhall & Pocknall p. 26.

1989 Ephedripites (Ephedripitesw) notensis (Cookson) Krutzsch; Resrach Instituute etc. p. 72, pl. 19, fig. 9.

1989 Ephedra notensis; Browne & MacKinnon text-fig. 9.

1991 Ephedripites (Ephedripites) notensis (Cookson) Krutzsch; Zhang & Zhan pp. 188-189, pl. 31, fig. 33; pl. 60, figs 16, 25, 26.

1992 Ephedra notensis Cookson; Baldoni p. 131, pl. 2, fig. 8.

1994 Ephedripites notensis (Cookson) Beeston p. 145, fig. 45 (n. comb.).

1994 Ephedra notensis (Ephedra); Macphail et al p. 247, fig. 10.9h.

1997 Equisetosporites notensis (Cookson) Romero; Barreda p. 88, pl. 3, fig.8.

1997 Equisetosporites notensis (Cookson) Romero; Barreda et al. p. 327, pl. 2, fig. 7.

1998 Equisetosporites notensis (Cookson) Romero; Ottone et al. p. 40, pl. 2, fig. 5.

1999 Ephedrapites notensis Cookson; Zhang & Wang p. 404, pl. 3, figs 17, 18.

1999 Ephedripites (Ephedripites) notensis (Cookson) Krutzsch; Song et al. p. 258, pl. 69, figs 21, 22 (with additional synonymy).

2000 Ephedripites (Ephedripites) notensis (Cookson) Krutzsch; Gao et al. p. 229, pl. 17, figs 12, 13.

2001 Ephedripites cf. notensis Cookson; Zhang & Wang p. 224, pl. 2, fig. 23.

2001 Equisetosporites notensis Cookson; Guler et al. p. 190-192, pl. 2, fig. 5.

2002 Equisetosporites notensis Cookson; Mautino & Anzotegui p. 259, fig. 2i.

2006 Equisetosporites notensis (Cookson) Romero; Barreda et al. p. 244, fig. 3i.

(?) 2006 Ephedripites (Equisetosporites) notensis (Cookson) Krutzsch; Wang p. 83, fig. 5F.

2006 non Ephedripites (E.) notensis (Cookson) Krutzsch; Li & Du p. 508, pl. 5, figs 3-5.

2007 Equisetosporites notensis; Barreda & Palazzesi p. 36, fig. 2.43.

2009 Ephedripites notensis Cookson; Archangelsky & Llorens pp. 227, 231, fig. 1.3.

Natural affinity: Gnetopsida: Ephedraceae (Ephedra, cf. E. chinleana). See Ferguson et al (2006) for a possible affinity with Spathiphyllum (Araceae).

NZ age range: Cretaceous to Neogene.

Brief description: Pollen. Polyplicate.


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".
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ISBN 978-0-478-19871-3
ISSN 1177-2441
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DELTA Dallwitz (1980) and Dallwitz, Paine and Zurcher (1993, 1999) should also be cited (see References).

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