Braarudosphaera perversus


Classification: Coccolithophores -> Braarudosphaerales -> Braarudosphaeraceae -> Braarudosphaera -> Braarudosphaera perversus
Sister taxa: B. bigelowii, B. insecta, B. magnei, B. pentagonica, B. perampla, B. perversus, B. sequela, B. stylifera, B. sp.,

Taxonomy:

Citation: Braarudosphaera perversus Sullivan 1965
Rank: Species

Distinguishing features: Braarudosphaera with ridge along the longer edge of each segment, giving rotated stellate appearance.

Farinacci & Howe catalog pages: Braarudosphaera perversus *

Search data:
TagsLITHS: nannolith-radiate, pentagonal,
CSPH: not known, T-UNITS: all,
MetricsLith size: 12->18µm; Segments: 5->5; Coccosphere size: 24->36µm; Liths per sphere: 12->12
Sources: lith size (diameter) from OD; lith numbers assumed from geometry; csph size calculated from lith size
The morphological data given here can be used on the advanced search page. See also these notes

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): within NP12 zone (50.50-53.70Ma, top in Ypresian stage). Data source: original publication - recorded as from Penutian Stage in California which roughly corresponds to nannofossil stage NP12 according to GeoWhen database
First occurrence (base): within NP12 zone (50.50-53.70Ma, base in Ypresian stage). Data source: original publication - recorded as from Penutian Stage in California which roughly corresponds to nannofossil stage NP12 according to GeoWhen database

Plot of occurrence data:

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

    References:

    Sullivan, F. R. (1965). Lower Tertiary nannoplankton from the California Coast Ranges. II. Eocene. University of California Publications in Geological Sciences. 53: 1-74. gs


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    Braarudosphaera perversus compiled by Jeremy R. Young, Paul R. Bown, Jacqueline A. Lees viewed: 12-11-2019

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