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


Arecipites otagoensis (Couper 1960) Mildenhall & Pocknall 1989

Illustrations:


Couper 1960, pl. 12, fig. 13 (holotype)
.

Couper 1960, pl. 12, fig. 14
.

Couper 1960, pl. 12, fig. 15
.

Couper 1960, pl. 12, fig. 16
.

Pocknall 1989, fig. 3B
.

Mildenhall & Pocknall 1989, pl. 6, fig. 4 (topotype)

IGNS taxon number: 433.

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

Synonymy:

1960 Monosulcites otagoensis Couper p. 70, pl. 12, figs 13-16.

1974 Monosulcites otagoensis; McIntyre p. 34.

1978 Monosulcites otagoensis; Mildenhall p. 11.

1982 Monosulcites otagoensis (Couper); Pocknall p. 17.

1982 Monosulcites otagoensis Couper; Pocknall p. 284.

1984 Monosulcites otagoensis Couper; Pocknall & Mildenhall p. 16.

1985 Monogemmites [sic.] otagoensis Couper; Pocknall p. 348.

1986 Monosulcites otagoensis; Mildenhall & Pocknall pp. 19, 22.

1989 Palmae (Monosulcites otagoensis); Pocknall pp. 4-5, fig. 3B.

1989 Arecipites otagoensis (Couper) Mildenhall & Pocknall pp. 37-38, pl. 6, fig. 4.

1990 Monosulcites otagoensis; Pocknall p. 150.

1991 Monosulcites otagoensis; Pocknall p. 410.

1998 Psilamonocolpites (=Monosulcites) otagoensis Couper; Kedves p. 16 (nomen nudum).

Natural affinity: Monocotyledonae: Arecaceae.

NZ age range: Paleogene to Neogene.

Brief description: Pollen. Monocolpate/monosulcate.


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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