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

Bombapollis hectorii Pocknall 1982


Pocknall 1982a, fig. 10a

Pocknall 1982a, fig. 10b

Pocknall 1982a, fig. 10c

Pocknall 1982a, fig. 11a

Pocknall 1982a, fig. 11b

Pocknall 1982a, fig. 12

Pocknall 1982a, fig. 13

IGNS taxon number: 573.

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


1982a Bombapollis hectorii Pocknall pp. 266, 268, figs 10-13.

Natural affinity: Dicotyledonae: Bombacaceae (Triumfetta speciosa), Primulaceae (Coris monspeliensis), Sterculiaceae, Papilionaceae or Tiliaceae.

NZ age range: Paleogene to Neogene.

Brief description: Pollen. Tricolporate.

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).