Kokia kayae


Classification: Mesozoic -> Braarudosphaerales -> Other nannoliths with tangential c-axes -> Kokia -> Kokia kayae
Sister taxa: K. borealis, K. curvata, K. kayae, K. stellata, K. sp.,

Distinguishing features: Kokia formed of 7 segments, with long free-rays.


Taxonomy:

Citation: Kokia kayae Lees & Bown 2016
Rank: Species

Farinacci & Howe catalog pages: Kokia kayae *

Distinguishing features: Kokia formed of 7 segments, with long free-rays.

Search data:
TagsLITHS: nannolith-radiate, star-shaped, CA: closed, T-UNITS: T-prominent,
MetricsLith size: 10->15┬Ám; Segments: 7->7;
Sources: original description & illustrated specimens
The morphological data given here can be used on the advanced search page. See also these notes

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): within Early Turonian Substage (92.90-93.90Ma, top in Turonian stage). Data source: original description
First occurrence (base): within Early Turonian Substage (92.90-93.90Ma, base in Turonian 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: Kokia

    References:

    Lees, J. A. & Bown, P. R. (2016). New and intriguing calcareous nannofossils from the Turonian (Upper Cretaceous) of Tanzania. Journal of Nannoplankton Research. 36(1): 83-95. gs


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    Kokia kayae compiled by Jeremy R. Young, Paul R. Bown, Jacqueline A. Lees viewed: 22-2-2020

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