GNS Science NZ catalogue of fossil spores and
pollen

New Zealand fossil spores and pollen:
An illustrated catalogue

J.I. Raine, D.C. Mildenhall, E.M. Kennedy


Tetracolporites ixerboides Couper 1960

Illustrations:


Couper 1960, pl. 10, fig. 12 (holotype)
.

Couper 1960, pl. 10, fig. 13
.

Mildenhall & Suggate 1981 fig. 7
.

Pocknall & Mildenhall 1984 pl. 19, fig. 1
.

Pocknall & Mildenhall 1984 pl. 19, fig. 2a
.

Pocknall & Mildenhall 1984 pl. 19, fig. 2b

IGNS taxon number: 640.

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

Synonymy:

1960 Ixerba sp.; Couper & Harris p. 21.

1960 Tetracolporites ixerboides Couper p. 63, pl. 10, figs 12, 13.

1982 Tetracolporites ixerboides Couper; Mildenhall & Suggate pp. 524-525, fig. 7.

1982 Tetracolporites palynius Stover & Partridge pp. 84, 86-87, pl. 5, figs 3-8.

1982 Tetracolporites ixerboides Couper; Pocknall p. 18.

1982 Tetracolporites ixerboides Couper; Pocknall p. 285.

1984 Tetracolporites ixerboides Couper; Pocknall & Mildenhall p. 38, pl. 19, figs 1, 2.

1984 Tetracolporites ixerboides Couper; Raine p. 12.

1985 Tetracolporites ixerboides Couper; Pocknall p. 348.

1986 Tetracolporites ixerboides; Mildenhall & Pocknall p. 22.

non 1989 Tetracolporites ixerboides Couper; Takahashi & Jux p. 249, pl. 5, figs 4a, 4b.

1989 Tetracolporites ixerboides Couper; Mildenhall & Pocknall p. 27.

1991 Tetracolporites ixerboides; Pocknall p. 410.

1994 Pentacolporate sp. Meliaceae (?); Macphail & Hill pp. 13-14, pl. 4, figs F,G.

Natural affinity: Dicotyledonae: Escalloniaceae (Ixerba brexioides A. Cunn.).

NZ age range: Paleogene to Neogene.

Brief description: Pollen. Stephanocolporate.


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. http://data.gns.cri.nz/sporepollen/index.htm".
© 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).

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