Secarisporites remotus R.Neves

Plant Fossil Names Registry Number: PFN002654


Author: R. Neves

Rank: species

Genus: Secarisporites R.Neves

Reference: Neves, R. (1961): Namurian plant spores from the southern Pennines, England. – Palaeontology 4(2): 247–279., link

Page of description: 262

Illustrations or figures: pl. 32, figs 8, 9


Figures: pl. 32, fig. 9

Note: Neither inv. no. nor repository is given in the paper.

Original diagnosis/description

Size range 35–50 μ (fifteen specimens measured), hololypc 46 μ; equatorial outline triangular, subcircular to ovate; exine ornamented with narrow ridges and small warts; oulline of spore with rounded lobes of variable size.


Carboniferous, Pennsylvanian
Yeadonian stage


United Kingdom
Non-marine roof shales of the Pot Clay Coal, Holymoorside, Derbyshire (Loc. 13)

Plant fossil remain

macro- and meso-fossils-embryophytes except wood


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