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

Poluspissusites ramus Pocknall 1982


Pocknall 1982a, fig. 28a

Pocknall 1982a, fig. 28b

Pocknall 1982a, fig. 28c

Pocknall 1982a, fig. 28d

Pocknall 1982a, fig. 29a

Pocknall 1982a, fig. 29b

Pocknall 1982a, fig. 30

Pocknall 1982a, fig. 31a

Pocknall 1982a, fig. 31b

Pocknall & Tremain 1988, fig. 4.8E

Pocknall 1989, fig. 3A

Pocknall in Isaac & Lindqvist 1990 fig. 129l

IGNS taxon number: 596.

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


1982a Poluspissusites ramus Pocknall pp. 272, 274-275, figs 28-31.

1988 Poluspissusites ramus Pocknall; Lindqvist & Pocknall in Pocknall & Tremain p. 41, fig. 4.8E.

1989 Scaevola (Poluspissusites ramus); Pocknall pp. 4-5, fig. 3A.

1990 Poluspissusites ramus Pocknall; Pocknall pp. 149-150, fig. 129l.

1993 Poluspissusites ramus Pocknall; Macphail & Truswell pp. 408-409, pl. 8, fig. 9.

1999 Poluspissusites ramus Pocknall; Macphail p. 227, pl. 10, fig. 9.

2004 Poluspissusites ramus (Goodeniaceae); Macphail & Stone p. 509, fig. 7k.

Natural affinity: Dicotyledonae: Goodeniaceae (Goodenia, Scaevola, Selliera, Velleia).

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.".
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DELTA Dallwitz (1980) and Dallwitz, Paine and Zurcher (1993, 1999) should also be cited (see References).