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

Rhoipites aequatorius Pocknall 1985


Pocknall 1985, fig. 32a (holotype)

Pocknall 1985, fig. 32b (holotype)

Pocknall 1985, fig. 33a (paratype)

Pocknall 1985, fig. 33b (paratype)

Pocknall 1985, fig. 34

Pocknall 1985, fig. 35

IGNS taxon number: 598.

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


1985 Rhoipites aequatorius Pocknall pp. 334, 337, 343, figs 32-35.

1989 Rhoipites aequatorius Pocknall; Pocknall & Turnbull p. 378.

1991 Rhoipites aequatorius; Pocknall p. 410.

Natural affinity: Dicotyledonae.

NZ age range: Paleogene.

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).