Cribrosphaerella santacruzensis

Classification: Mesozoic -> Podorhabdales -> Axopodorhabdaceae -> Cribrosphaerella -> Cribrosphaerella santacruzensis
Sister taxa: C. circula, C. daniae, C. ehrenbergii, C. pelta, C. santacruzensis, C. sp.,

Distinguishing features: Large oblong species of Cribrosphaerella with broad shield


Citation: Cribrosphaerella santacruzensis Pérez Panera 2012
Rank: Species

Farinacci & Howe catalog pages: Cribrosphaerella santacruzensis *

Distinguishing features: Large oblong species of Cribrosphaerella with broad shield

Size: 8-14 µm long, 6-9.5 µm wide

Search data:
TagsLITHS: placolith, elliptical, quadrate, CA: grill, plate, closed, V-UNITS: V-prominent, R-UNITS: R-prominent, DETAILS: ca_disjunct, rim-bicyclic,
MetricsLith size: 8->14µm;
Sources: original description
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Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): within Cenomanian Stage (93.90-100.50Ma, top in Cenomanian stage). Data source: Pérez Panera 2012
First occurrence (base): within Albian Stage (100.50-112.95Ma, base in Albian stage). Data source: Pérez Panera 2012

Plot of occurrence data:

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


    Pérez Panera, J. P. (2012). Two new heterococcoliths from the Albian - Cenomanian, Austral Basin, Patagonia, Argentina. Journal of Nannoplankton Research. 32(2): 75-78. gs :: view :: open


    Cribrosphaerella santacruzensis compiled by Jeremy R. Young, Paul R. Bown, Jacqueline A. Lees viewed: 6-7-2020

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