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

Monosulcites palisadus Couper 1953


Couper 1953, pl. 8, fig. 132 (holotype)

Couper 1960, pl. 12, fig. 21

IGNS taxon number: 866.

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


1953 Monosulcites palisadus Couper, p. 65, pl. 8, fig. 132.

1960 Monosulcites palisadus Couper, p. 69, pl. 12, fig. 21.

Note: Nomen dubium.

NZ age range: Cretaceous.

Brief description: Pollen. Monocolpate/monosulcate.

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).