Chiastozygus synquadriperforatus

Classification: Mesozoic -> Eiffellithales -> Chiastozygaceae -> Chiastozygus -> Chiastozygus synquadriperforatus
Sister taxa: C. amphipons, C. bifarius, C. litterarius, C. platyrhethus, C. spissus, C. antiquus, C. garrisonii, C. stylesii, C. trabalis, C. propagulis, C. quadriperforatus, C. synquadriperforatus, C. tenuis, C. sp.,


Citation: Chiastozygus synquadriperforatus Bukry, 1969
Rank: Species

Farinacci & Howe catalog pages: Chiastozygus synquadriperforatus *

Search data:
TagsLITHS: murolith, elliptical, CA: process, diagonal cross, V-UNITS: V-prominent, DETAILS: ca_disjunct, rim-unicyclic,
MetricsLith size: 5->7┬Ám;
Sources: illustrated specimens
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Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): within Maastrichtian Stage (66.04-72.05Ma, top in Maastrichtian stage). Data source: Burnett (1998)
First occurrence (base): within Albian Stage (100.50-112.95Ma, base in Albian 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: Chiastozygus


    Bukry, D. (1969). Upper Cretaceous coccoliths from Texas and Europe. The University of Kansas Paleontological Contributions. Article 51 (Protista 2): 1-79. gs

    Burnett, J. A. (1998). Upper Cretaceous. In, Bown, P. R. (ed.) Calcareous Nannofossil Biostratigraphy. British Micropalaeontological Society Publication Series. 132-199. gs

    Wise, S. W. (1983). Mesozoic and Cenozoic calcareous nannofossils recovered by DSDP Leg 71 in the Falkland Plateau region, Southwest Atlantic Ocean. Initial Reports of the Deep Sea Drilling Project. 71: 481-550. gs


    Chiastozygus synquadriperforatus compiled by Jeremy R. Young, Paul R. Bown, Jacqueline A. Lees viewed: 25-2-2020

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