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

Waiparaspora wilsonii Raine 2008


Raine 2008, fig. 6D (holotype)

Raine 2008, fig. 6E (paratype)

Raine 2008, fig. 6F (paratype)

IGNS taxon number: 884.

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


1988 ?Perotrilites n.sp.; Raine & Wilson p. 388.

2008 Waiparaspora wilsonii Raine, p. 121-122, figs 6D-F.

Note: Genotype of Waiparaspora Raine.

Natural affinity: Lycopsida?.

NZ age range: Paleogene.

Brief description: Spore. Acavate. Zonate. 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.".
© 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).