Lophodolithus reniformis


Classification: Coccolithophores -> Zygodiscales -> Zygodiscaceae -> Lophodolithus -> Lophodolithus reniformis
Sister taxa: L. acutus, L. luntii, L. mochlophorus, L. mytiliformis, L. nascens, L. reniformis, L. rotundus, L. sp.,

Taxonomy:

Citation: Lophodolithus reniformis Bramlette & Sullivan, 1961
Rank: Species

Distinguishing features: Lophodolithus with kidney-shaped ouline.

Farinacci & Howe catalog pages: Lophodolithus reniformis *

Search data:
TagsLITHS: murolith, asymmetric, reniform, RIM: flange-distal, rim-high, outer wall acw-imbricate, rim-narrow, wing, CA: bar-transverse, bar,
CSPH: not known, V-UNITS: outer-rim, V-prominent, R-UNITS: c-str, inner-rim, R-prominent, DETAILS: ca_disjunct, rim-bicyclic,
MetricsLith size: 10->15µm;
Sources: lith size from OD & illustrated specimens
The morphological data given here can be used on the advanced search page. See also these notes

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): within NP13 zone (49.11-50.50Ma, top in Ypresian stage). Data source: Perch-Nielsen 1985b
First occurrence (base): within NP12 zone (50.50-53.70Ma, base in Ypresian stage). Data source: Perch-Nielsen 1985

Plot of occurrence data:

  • Histogram - Neptune occurrence data from DSDP and ODP proceedings. Pale shading <50 samples in time bin. Interpret with caution & read these notes
  • Note to users in China - the diagram may not plot unless you use a VPN since I use google services on the website. If this is a problem please contact me 谢谢.
  • Taxon plotted: Lophodolithus reniformis, synonyms included - Lophodolithus reniformis;
  • space-time plot :: Samples map :: Parent: Lophodolithus

    References:

    Bramlette, M. N. & Sullivan, F. R. (1961). Coccolithophorids and related nannoplankton of the Early Tertiary in California. Micropaleontology. 7(129-188): -. gs

    Perch-Nielsen, K. (1971b). Elektronenmikroskopische untersuchungen an Coccolithen und verwandten Formen aus dem Eozan von Danemark. Biologiske Skrifter. Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskab. 18(3): 1-76. gs

    Perch-Nielsen, K. (1985a). Cenozoic calcareous nannofossils. In, Bolli, H. M. , Saunders, J. B. & Perch-Nielsen, K. (eds) Plankton Stratigraphy. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge 427-555. gs


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    Lophodolithus reniformis compiled by Jeremy R. Young, Paul R. Bown, Jacqueline A. Lees viewed: 4-4-2020

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