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 scaboratus Couper 1960

Illustrations:


Couper 1960, pl. 5, fig. 22
.

Couper 1960, pl. 5, fig. 23 (holotype)
.

Haskell & Wilson 1975, pl. 4, fig. 9 (cf.)
.

Pocknall & Tremain 1988, fig. 6.5E
.

Vajda & Raine 2010, fig. 6J
.

Wanntorp et al. 2011, fig. 3A (scale bar 10 um)
.

Wanntorp et al. 2011, fig. 3B (scale bar 10 um)
.

Wanntorp et al. 2011, fig. 3C (scale bar 10 um)

IGNS taxon number: 706.

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

Synonymy:

1960 Proteacidites scaboratus Couper p. 52, pl. 5, figs 22, 23.

1965 Proteacidites scaboratus Couper; Harris p. 92, pl. 29, figs 13, 14.

1968 Proteacidites scaboratus Couper; Dettmann & Playford p. 87, pl. 8, fig. 19.

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

1975 Proteacidites cf. scaboratus Couper; Haskell & Wilson pp. 740-741, pl. 4, fig. 9.

1984 Proteacidites scaboratus Couper; Raine p. 11.

1988 Proteacidites scaboratus Couper; Raine in Pocknall & Tremain p. 71, fig. 6.5E.

1988 Proteacidites scaboratus; Raine & Wilson p. 389.

1989 Proteacidites scaboratus; Browne & MacKinnon text-figs 8-10, 12, 13.

2003 Proteacidites scaboratus Couper; Macphail & Truswell p. 20, pl. P4, figs 9, 18 (as P. sp. cf. P.scaboratus)

2004 Proteacidites scaboratus Couper; Itzstein-Davey p. 174, fig. 12.3.

2010 Proteacidites scaboratus; Vajda & Raine p. 368, fig. 6J.

2011 Proteacidites scaboratus Couper; Wanntorp et al. pp. 363-364, figs 3A-3C.

Natural affinity: Dicotyledonae: Proteaceae.

NZ age range: Cretaceous to Paleogene.

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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