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

Proteacidites similis Harris 1965

IGNS taxon number: 707.

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


1965 Proteacidites similis Harris p. 94, pl. 29, figs 11, 12.

1974 Proteacidites similis Harris; Martin & Harris p. 109.

1982 Proteacidites similis Harris; Takahashi pp. 320-321, pl. 53, figs 9a, 9b.

1984 Proteacidites similis Harris; Raine p. 11.

1988 Proteacidites similis; Raine & Wilson p. 389.

2005 Proteacidites cf. similis Harris, 1965; Bannister et al. p. 517.

Natural affinity: Dicotyledonae: Proteaceae


NZ age range: Paleogene 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.".
© 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).