Calculites favosus


Classification: ntax_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: C. 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: ca_conjunct, pores, process, CROSS-POLARS: 1ou, rim-unicyclic, R-prominent,
MetricsLith size: 1.5->2.5µm; Segments: 1->1;
Data source notes: original description
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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:

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: 24-1-2021

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