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


Lycopodiumsporites pseudoreticulatus (Couper 1953) Evans 1970

Illustrations:


Couper 1953, pl. 3, fig. 30 (holotype).

IGNS taxon number: 778.

Turmal classification (after Burger 1994): Anteturma SPORITES; Turma TRILETES; Suprasubturma ACAVATITRILETES; Subturma AZONATI; Infraturma MURORNATI; Subinfraturma RETICULATI.

Synonymy:

1953 Perotrilites pseudoreticulatus Couper p. 32, pl. 3, fig. 30.

1959 Perotrilites pseudoreticulatus Couper; Krutzsch p. 156.

1961 Perotrilites pseudoreticulatus Couper; Simoncsics & Kedves p. 35, pl. 5, figs 1-4.

1966 Perotrilites pseudoreticulatus Couper; Burger p. 252, pl. 24, fig. 1.

1970 Perotrilites pseudoreticulatus Couper; Reyre p. 134, fig. 4.10.

1970 Lycopodiumsporites pseudoreticulatus (Couper) Evans p. 68.

1975 Perotrilites cf. P. pseudoreticulatus Couper; Cornet & Traverse p. 11, pl. 2, fig. 10.

1979 Perotrilites pseudoreticulatus Couper; de Lima p. 38, pl. 2, fig. 13.

non 1986 Lycopodiumsporites pseudoreticulatus Guy; Guy-Ohlson p. 19 (= Lycopodiacidites pseudoreticulatus Guy 1971).

1987 Perotrilites pseudoreticulatus Couper; Lima & Coelho pp. 80-81, pl. 2, fig. 6.

1991 Perotriletes [sic.] pseudoreticulatus Couper; Pant & Singh p. 29, text-fig. 1G.

1999 Perotrilites pseudoreticulatus Couper; Pramparo & Volkheimer pp. 220-221, fig. 2C.

Note: Possibly L. austroclavatidites is a junior synonym.

Natural affinity: Lycopsida: Lycopodiaceae (Lycopodium).

NZ age range: Cretaceous.

Brief description: Spore. Trilete.


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".
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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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