Lithraphidites sp.

Classification: Mesozoic -> Nannoliths inc sedis -> Microrhabdulaceae -> Lithraphidites -> Lithraphidites sp.
Sister taxa: L. carniolensis, L. charactozorro, L. grossopectinatus, L. kennethii, L. praequadratus, L. quadratus, L. acutus, L. alatus, L. pseudoquadratus, L. bollii, L. houghtonii, L. moray-firthensis, L. sp.,

Distinguishing features: Specimens not identified to species level


Citation: Lithraphiditessp.

Farinacci & Howe catalog pages:

Distinguishing features: Specimens not identified to species level

Morphology remarks: We are using this category for images of specimens which can be identified to generic level but have not been definitively assigned to a single species.

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): within (-Ma, top in "Holocene" stage). Data source:
First occurrence (base): within (-Ma, base in stage). Data source:

Plot of occurrence data:

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


    Covington, J. M. & Wise, S. W. (1987). Calcareous nannofossil biostratigraphy of a Lower Cretaceous deep-sea fan complex: Deep Sea Drilling Project Leg 93 Site 603, lower continental rise off Cape Hatteras. Initial Reports of the Deep Sea Drilling Project. 93: 617-660. gs


    Lithraphidites sp. compiled by Jeremy R. Young, Paul R. Bown, Jacqueline A. Lees viewed: 13-12-2019

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