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

Nyssapollenites squamosus Dettmann 1973


Mildenhall 1994 pl. 15, fig. 10 (cf.)

IGNS taxon number: 592.

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


1973 Nyssapollenites squamosus Dettmann pp. 18-19, pl. 5, figs 9-15.

non 1985 Nyssapollenites cf. squamosus Dettmann; Yu et al. p. 136, pl. 36, figs 24-26, 28, 30.

1994 Nyssapollenites cf. squamosus Dettmann; Archangelsky et al. p. 136, figs 7o, 7p.

1994 "Nyssapollenites". sp. cf. N. squamosus Dettmann; Mildenhall pp. 13, 94, pl. 15, fig. 10.

Natural affinity: Dicotyledonae.

NZ age range: Cretaceous.

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).