Bifidalithus geminicatillus


Classification: Mesozoic -> Holococcoliths -> Rarer genera -> Bifidalithus -> Bifidalithus geminicatillus
Sister taxa: B. geminicatillus, B. mchanae, B. sp.,

Distinguishing features: Narrow rim around edge of blocks, no pore


Taxonomy:

Citation: Bifidalithus geminicatillus Varol, 1991
Rank: Species

Farinacci & Howe catalog pages: Bifidalithus geminicatillus *

Distinguishing features: Narrow rim around edge of blocks, no pore

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): within Campanian Stage (72.05-83.64Ma, top in Campanian stage). Data source: Burnett 1998
First occurrence (base): within Campanian Stage (72.05-83.64Ma, base in Campanian stage). Data source: Burnett 1998

Plot of occurrence data:

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

    References:

    Burnett, J.A., (1998). Upper Cretaceous. In: Bown, P.R. (Editor), Calcareous Nannofossil Biostratigraphy. British Micropalaeontological Society Publications Series. Chapman & Hall, London, pp. 132-199. GS

    Varol, O. (1991). New Cretaceous and Tertiary Calcareous Nannofossils. Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie Abhandlungen, 182: 211-237. GS


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    Bifidalithus geminicatillus compiled by Jeremy R. Young, Paul R. Bown, Jacqueline A. Lees viewed: 20-5-2019

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