Classification: Coccolithophores -> Coccolithales -> Coccolithaceae -> Craticullithus -> Craticullithus sp.
Sister taxa: C. cancellus, C. clathrus, C. lamina, C. cassus, C. sp.
- Bown 2010 pl4-fig14.JPG
- Bown 2010 pl4-fig15.JPG
- Bown 2010 pl4-fig7.JPG
Citation: Craticulithus sp. Rank: generic level id
Distinguishing features: Specimens which cannot be assigned to established species
Farinacci & Howe catalog pages:
The morphological data given here can be used on the advanced search page. See also these notes
|Metrics||Lith size: 0->0µm; |
Last occurrence (top): within NP11 zone (53.70-54.17Ma, top in Ypresian stage). Data source: same as genus
First occurrence (base): within NP7 zone (58.70-58.97Ma, base in Thanetian stage). Data source: same as genus
Plot of occurrence data:
- Range-bar - range as quoted above, pink interval top occurs in, green interval base occurs in.
- Triangles indicate an event for which a precise placement has been suggested
- (NB There is no histogram as there are no occurrence records for the taxon in the Neptune database) Parent: Craticullithus
Bown, P. R. (2010). Calcareous nannofossils from the Paleocene/Eocene Thermal Maximum interval of southern Tanzania (TDP Site 14). Journal of Nannoplankton Research. 31(1): 11-38. gs V O
Bown, P. R. (2016). Paleocene calcareous nannofossils from Tanzania (TDP sites 19, 27 and 38). Journal of Nannoplankton Research. 36(1): 1-32. gs V O