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

Ericipites crassiexinus Harris 1972


Pocknall 1991 fig. 4c

IGNS taxon number: 578.

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


1972 Ericipites crassiexinus Harris pp. 54-55, figs 15, 16.

1973 Tetrahedral tetrad; Stover & Evans p. 72, pl. 4, fig. 7.

1973 Ericipites crassiexinus Harris; Stover & Partridge p. 273.

1991 Ericipites crassiexinus Harris; Pocknall pp. 410-411, fig. 4C.

1992 Ericipites crassiexinus Harris; Alley & Broadbridge p. 262, fig. 10K.

1996 Ericipites crassiexinus Harris; Kedves p. 31, pl. 1.8, figs 19, 20.

Natural affinity: Dicotyledonae: Epacridaceae, Ericaceae.

NZ age range: Paleogene.

Brief description: Pollen. Regular tetrahedral tetrad. 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.".
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ISSN 1177-2441
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DELTA Dallwitz (1980) and Dallwitz, Paine and Zurcher (1993, 1999) should also be cited (see References).