Munarinus


Classification: Mesozoic -> Holococcoliths -> Rarer genera -> Munarinus
Sister taxa: Bifidalithus, Bilapillus, Multipartis, Munarinus, Octolithus, Okkolithus, Ottavianus, Pharus, Ramsaya, Russellia, Saepiovirgata, Acuturris, Anfractus, Duocameratus, Lacunolithus-Bown, Metadoga, Nicholasia, Paulpearsonia, Petrobrasiella, Pseudoconus, Semihololithus, Stereorhabdus, Tanzanella, Thecatus, unidentified holococcoliths,

Distinguishing features: Holococcoliths formed from 4-12 blocks with central-area filled or spanned by disjunct bar or block.


Daughter taxa: (blue => in age window 0-300Ma)
central opening spanned by subrhombic bar
rounded central block
irregular central block
central opening wide spanned by blunt-ended bar
Specimens not identified to species level

Taxonomy:

Citation: Munarinus Risatti, 1973
Rank: Genus
Type species: Munarinus lesliae Risatti, 1973

Farinacci & Howe catalog pages: Munarinus *

Distinguishing features: Holococcoliths formed from 4-12 blocks with central-area filled or spanned by disjunct bar or block.

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): within Maastrichtian Stage (66.04-72.05Ma, top in Maastrichtian stage). Data source: Total of range of species in this database
First occurrence (base): within Campanian Stage (72.05-83.64Ma, base in Campanian stage). Data source: Total of range of species in this database

Plot of occurrence data:

References:

Risatti, J.B., (1973). Nannoplankton biostratigraphy of the Upper Bluffport Marl-Lower Prairie Bluff Chalk interval (upper Cretaceous) in Mississippi. In: Smith, L.A. and Hardenbol, J. (Editors), Proceedings of the Symposium on Calcareous Nannofossils. Gulf Coast Section SEPM Publication, pp. 8-57.


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Munarinus compiled by Jeremy R. Young, Paul R. Bown, Jacqueline A. Lees viewed: 13-12-2018

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