Classification: non_cocco -> Dinophytes -> Thoracosphaeraceae -> Oblique wall -> Pernambugia
Sister taxa: Calcicarpinum, Melodomuncula, Pernambugia, Pirumella, Retesphaera

Daughter taxa: (blue => in age window 0-800Ma)
Pernambugia patata

Oblique wall-structure
Pernambugia tuberosa
Spherical; Wall of largish, interlocking, rhombohedral crystal with c-axes oblique to surface and randomly oriented in plane of surface, diffuse extinction pattern. Archaeopyle epitractal (large, indented).


Citation: Pernambugia Janofske & Karwath, in Karwath 2000
Rank: Genus
Type species: Pernambugia tuberosa (Kamptner) Janofske & Karwath 2000

Catalog entries: Pernambugia [no catalog entry yet]

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


Karwath, B. (2000). Ecological studies on living and fossil calcareous dinoflagellates of the equatorial and tropical Atlantic Ocean. Berichte aus dem Fachbereich Geowissenschaften, Universitat Bremen. 152: 1-175. gs


Pernambugia compiled by Jeremy R. Young viewed: 26-11-2020

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