Axopodorhabdus atavus

Classification: Mesozoic -> Podorhabdales -> Axopodorhabdaceae -> Axopodorhabdus -> Axopodorhabdus atavus
Sister taxa: A. albianus, A. atavus, A. cylindratus, A. dietzmannii, A. rahla, A. sp.,

Distinguishing features: Axopodorhabdus with narrow rim and narrow axial cross bars.


Citation: Axopodorhabdus atavus (Grün et al., 1974) Bown, 1987
Rank: Species
Basionym: Staurorhabdus? atavus Grün, Prins & Zweili, 1974
Synonyms: Podorhabdus atavus (Grün et al., 1974) Goy, in Goy et al. 1979

Farinacci & Howe catalog pages: Staurorhabdus atavus *

Distinguishing features: Axopodorhabdus with narrow rim and narrow axial cross bars.

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): within Early Tithonian Substage (147.72-152.06Ma, top in Tithonian stage). Data source: Bown & Cooper 1998
First occurrence (base): within Late Pliensbachian Substage (182.70-187.56Ma, base in Pliensbachian stage). Data source: Bown & Cooper 1998

Plot of occurrence data:

  • (NB There is no histogram as there are no occurrence records for the taxon in the Neptune database) Parent: Axopodorhabdus


    Bown, P. R. & Cooper, M. K. E. (1998). Jurassic. In, Bown, P. R. (ed.) Calcareous Nannofossil Biostratigraphy. British Micropalaeontological Society Publication Series. 34-85. gs

    Bown, P. R. (1987a). Taxonomy, evolution, and biostratigraphy of Late Triassic-Early Jurassic calcareous nannofossils. Special Papers in Palaeontology. 38: 118-. gs

    Goy, G., Noël, D. & Busson, G. (1979). Les conditions de sédimentation des schistes-carton (Toarcien inf.) du bassin de Paris déduites de l'étude des nannofossiles calcaires et des diagraphies. Documents de Géologie de la Faculté des Sciences de Lyon. 75: 33-57. gs

    Grün, W., Prins, P. & Zweili, F. (1974). Coccolithophoriden aus dem Lias epsilon von Holzmaden (Deutschland). Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie Abhandlungen. 147: 294-328. gs


    Axopodorhabdus atavus compiled by Jeremy R. Young, Paul R. Bown, Jacqueline A. Lees viewed: 22-8-2019

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