Calculites favosus


Classification: Mesozoic -> Holococcoliths -> Common genera -> Calculites -> Calculites favosus
Sister taxa: C. favosus, C. anfractus, C. axosuturalis, C. obscurus, C. ovalis, C. rosalyniae, C. additus, C. cenomanicus, C. cyclops, C. juliae, C. maghredaswampensis, C. paulus, C. percernis, C. proscissus, C. turonicus, C. sarstedtensis, C. suturus, C. sp.,

Distinguishing features: Small Calculites with short, hollow central stem and small basal plate with one to seven pores.


Taxonomy:

Citation: Calculites favosus Self-Trail 1999
Rank: Species

Farinacci & Howe catalog pages: Calculites favosus *

Distinguishing features: Small Calculites with short, hollow central stem and small basal plate with one to seven pores.

Search data:
TagsLITHS: holococcolith, elliptical, CA: pores, process, R-UNITS: R-prominent, DETAILS: ca_conjunct, 1ou, rim-unicyclic,
MetricsLith size: 1.5->2.5µm; Segments: 1->1;
Sources: original description
The morphological data given here can be used on the advanced search page. See also these notes

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): within CC21 zone (76.82-77.61Ma, top in Campanian stage). Data source: original description
First occurrence (base): within CC21 zone (76.82-77.61Ma, base in Campanian stage). Data source: original description

Plot of occurrence data:

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

    References:

    Self-Trail, J. (1999). Some new and rarely documented Late Cretaceous calcareous nannofossils from subsurface sediments in South Carolina. Journal of Paleontology. 73(5): 952-963. gs :: ::


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    Calculites favosus compiled by Jeremy R. Young, Paul R. Bown, Jacqueline A. Lees viewed: 6-6-2020

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