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


Concavisporites (Obtusisporis) sinuatus (Couper 1953) Krutzsch 1959

Illustrations:


Couper 1953, pl. 3, fig. 24 (holotype).
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Couper 1953, pl. 3, fig. 25 (paratype).
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Norris 1968, fig. 4
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Norris 1968, fig. 5
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Norris 1968, fig. 6

IGNS taxon number: 53.

Turmal classification (after Burger 1994): Anteturma SPORITES; Turma TRILETES; Suprasubturma ACAVATITRILETES; Subturma AZONATI; Infraturma LAEVIGATI.

Synonymy:

1953 Trilites sinuatus Couper, p. 31, pl. 3, figs 24, 25.

1954 Triletes sinuatus Couper; Krutzsch p. 297.

1959 Concavisporites (Obtusisporis) sinuatus (Couper) Krutzsch p. 122.

1965 cf. Trilites sinuatus Couper; McGregor p. 22, pl. 6, fig. 3.

1968 Biretisporites sinuatus (Couper) Norris p. 314, figs 4-6.

1976 Concavisporites sinuatus (Couper) Krutzsch; Saad & Ghazaly p. 416, pl. 2, fig. 4.

1986 Concavisporites sinuatus (Couper) Krutzsch; Sultan p. 58, pl. 1, fig. 9.

1988 Biretisporites sinuatus; Pocknall & Lindqvist p. 92.

1992 Concavisporites sinuatus (Couper) Krutzsch; Dolding p. 318, fig. 7s.

Natural affinity: Filicopsida.

NZ age range: Cretaceous.

Brief description: Spore. Trilete.


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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