Calcidiscus sp.


Classification: Coccolithophores -> Coccolithales -> Calcidiscaceae -> Calcidiscus -> Calcidiscus sp.
Sister taxa: C. leptoporus group, C. pacificanus group, C. sp.,

Taxonomy:

Citation: Calcidiscus sp.
Rank: Species
Synonyms:

Distinguishing features: Specimens which cannot be assigned to established species

Farinacci & Howe catalog pages: Cyclolithella kariana *

Search data:
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MetricsLith size: 0->0µm;
Sources:
The morphological data given here can be used on the advanced search page. See also these notes

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): Extant Data source: same as genus
First occurrence (base): within NP9 zone (55.86-57.21Ma, base in Thanetian stage). Data source: same as genus

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: Calcidiscus sp., synonyms included - Calcidiscus (unspecified taxon or taxa); Calcidiscus sp.; Calcidiscus sp. A; Cyclococcolithina leptopora (q); Cyclococcolithina macintyrei (q); Cyclococcolithus sp.; Cyclococcolithus sp. cf. C. leptoporus; Cyclococcolithus sp. cf. C. macintyrei; Cyclolithella kalianata; Calcidiscus sp. cf. radiatus; Calcidiscus spp.; Calcidiscus simplex; Cyclococcolithina sp.;
  • space-time plot :: Samples map :: Parent: Calcidiscus

    References:

    Bown, P. R. & Dunkley Jones, T. (2012). Calcareous nannofossils from the Paleogene equatorial Pacific (IODP Expedition 320 Sites U1331-1334). Journal of Nannoplankton Research. 32(2): 3-51. gs

    Bown, P. R. (2010). Calcareous nannofossils from the Paleocene/Eocene Thermal Maximum interval of southern Tanzania (TDP Site 14). Journal of Nannoplankton Research. 31: 11-38. gs

    Bown, P. R. (2016). Paleocene calcareous nannofossils from Tanzania (TDP sites 19, 27 and 38). Journal of Nannoplankton Research. 36(1): 1-32. gs

    Bukry, D. (1971b). Cenozoic calcareous nannofossils from the Pacific Ocean. San Diego Society of Natural History Transactions. 16: 303-327. gs

    Dunkley Jones, T., Bown, P. R. & Pearson, P. (2009). Exceptionally well preserved upper Eocene to lower Oligocene calcareous nannofossils (Prymnesiophycidae) from the Pande Formation (Kilwa Group), Tanzania. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology. 7(4): 359-411. gs

    Mai, H., Hillebrandt-Habel, T., von Salis Perch-Nielsen, K. & Willems, H. (1998). Paleocene coccospheres from DSDP Leg 39, Site 356, Sao Paulo Plateau, S. Atlantic Ocean. Journal of Nannoplankton Research. 20(1): 21-29. gs

    Martini, E. & Bramlette, M. N. (1963). Calcareous nannoplankton from the experimental Mohole drilling. Journal of Paleontology. 37: 845-855. gs

    Okada, H. (1990). Quaternary and Paleogene calcareous nannofossils, Leg 115. Proceedings of the Ocean Drilling Program. Scientific Results. 115: 129-174. gs

    Young, J. R. (1998). Neogene. In, Bown, P. R. (ed.) Calcareous Nannofossil Biostratigraphy. British Micropalaeontological Society Publication Series. 225-265. gs

    Young, J. R., Geisen, M., Cros, L., Kleijne, A., Probert, I. & Ostergaard, J. B. (2003). A guide to extant coccolithophore taxonomy. Journal of Nannoplankton Research, Special Issue. 1: 1-132. gs


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    Calcidiscus sp. compiled by Jeremy R. Young, Paul R. Bown, Jacqueline A. Lees viewed: 6-12-2019

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