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

Plagianthus sp.

IGNS taxon number: 841.

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


1953 Plagianthus sp.; Couper p. 45, pl. 5, fig. 65.

1954 Plagianthus sp.; Couper p. 138.

1954 Plagianthus sp.; Couper & McQueen pp. 406, 411.

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

1960 Plagianthus sp.; Couper p. 53 (in part).

Natural affinity: Dicotyledonae: Malvaceae (Plagianthus).

NZ age range: Neogene to Modern.

Brief description: Pollen. Stephanoporate.

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).