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


Proteacidites minimus Couper 1954

Illustrations:


Couper 1953, pl. 5, fig. 51 (Knightia cf. excelsa)
.

Couper 1954, text-fig. 1, fig. 2 (holotype)
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Couper 1960, pl. 5, fig. 10 ("Knightia aff. excelsa")
.

Couper 1960, pl. 5, fig. 15 (holotype)
.

Couper 1960, pl. 5, fig. 16
.

Mildenhall 1975b, fig. 4
.

Mildenhall & Suggate 1981 fig. 11
.

Mildenhall in Richardson 1985, fig. 13
.

Mildenhall in Richardson 1985, fig. 14
.

Mildenhall et al. 1992, pl.2, fig. 3

IGNS taxon number: 693.

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

Synonymy:

1953 Knightia cf. excelsa R. Br.; Couper p. 41, pl. 5, fig. 51.

1954 Knightia excelsa R. Br.; Couper p. 138.

1954 Proteacidites minimus Couper p. 479, text-fig. 1, fig. 2

1954 Proteacidites minimus Couper; Couper & McQueen pp. 407, 410.

1960 Proteacidites minimus Couper; Couper p. 49, pl. 5, figs 15, 16.

1960 Knightia excelsa R. Br.; Couper p. 49, pl. 5, fig. 10.

1960 Knightia excelsa R. Br.; Couper & Harris p. 21.

1960 Proteacidites minimus Couper; Couper & Harris p. 21.

1961 Knightia aff. excelsa R. Br.; McIntyre & Harris p. 402.

1962 Knightia aff. excelsa R. Br.; McIntyre p. 317.

1964 Proteacidites minimus Couper; Harris p. 312.

1966 Proteacidites minimus Couper; McIntyre & Wilson p. 317.

1966 Knightia cf. excelsa R. Br.; McIntyre & Norris p. 244.

1968 Proteacidites minimus Couper; Bowen et al. p. 263.

1971 Proteacidites c.f. P. minimus Couper; Mildenhall p. 194.

1972 Proteacidites sp. aff. P. minimus Couper; Hekel p. 16, pl. 5, fig. 9.

1974 Proteacidites minimus Couper; Mildenhall in Hayward p. 175.

1974 Propylipollis minimus (Couper) Martin & Harris p. 111.

(?) 1975 Proteacidites sp. cf. P. minimus Couper; Hos p. 10, fig. 56.

(?) 1975 Proteacidites minimus Couper; Kemp pp. 607, 622-623, pl. 7, figs 1, 2.

1975 Proteacidites minimus Couper; Mildenhall p. 679, fig. 4.

1975 Proteacidites minimus Couper; Mildenhall pp. 216, 223.

1978 Proteacidites minimus Couper; Mildenhall p. 270.

1978 Proteacidites minimus; Mildenhall pp. 11, 13, 16.

1982 Proteacidites minimus Couper; Pocknall p. 18.

1982 Proteacidites minimus Couper; Pocknall p. 284.

1982 Proteacidites minimus Couper; Mildenhall & Suggate pp. 524-525, fig. 11.

1982 Propylipollis minimus (Couper) Martin & Harris; Stover & Partridge pp. 78-79, 91, pl. 2, figs 18-19b.

1982 Proteacidites minimus Couper; Tulip et al. pp. 264-265, fig. 6CC.

1983 Proteacidites minimus Couper; Bratzeva pp. 913, 928, pl. 13, figs 8, 9.

1984 Proteacidites minimus Couper; Pocknall & Mildenhall p. 17.

1984 Proteacidites cf. minimus Couper; Raine p. 10.

1985 Proteacidites minimus Couper; Turnbull et al. p. 227.

1985 Proteacidites minimus Couper; Mildenhall in Richardson p. 125, figs 13, 14.

1985 Proteacidites minimus Couper; Pocknall p. 348.

1986 Proteacidites minimus; Mildenhall & POcknall pp. 18, 21.

non 1987 Propylipollis minimum Martin & Harris [sic.]; Moshen p. 368, fig. 7.19.

1989 Proteacidites minimus Couper; Mildenhall & Pocknall p. 28.

1989 Proteacidites minimus Couper; Pocknall & Turnbull p. 378.

1989 Proteacidites cf. P. minimus Couper; Mildenhall p. 122, pl. 2, fig. 3.

1992 Proteacidites minimus Couper; Mildenhall et al. pp. 30-31, pl. 2, fig. 3.

1998 Proteacidites minimus Couper; Milne p. 589, fig. 21.

1998 Proteacidites minimus Couper; Askin & Baldoni pp. 373-390.

Natural affinity: Dicotyledonae: Proteaceae [Knightia excelsa R.Br., Petrophile (Milne 1998)].

NZ age range: Cretaceous to Neogene.

Brief description: Pollen. Triporate.


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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