Phosterolithus prossii


Classification: Mesozoic -> Nannoliths inc sedis -> Nannoliths inc sed - radiate multielement -> Phosterolithus -> Phosterolithus prossii
Sister taxa: P. prossii,

Distinguishing features: A species of Phosterolithus formed by 12 radially organized club-like and oval elements.


Taxonomy:

Citation: Phosterolithus prossii (Herrle and Mutterlose, 2003) Aguado 2014
Rank: Species
Basionym: Polycostella prossii Herrle and Mutterlose, 2003

Farinacci & Howe catalog pages: Polycostella prossii *

Distinguishing features: A species of Phosterolithus formed by 12 radially organized club-like and oval elements.

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): within NC8 zone (109.94-112.95Ma, top in Albian stage). Data source: Aguado et al. 2014
First occurrence (base): within NC5e subzone (126.40-127.31Ma, base in Barremian stage). Data source: Aguado et al. 2014

Plot of occurrence data:

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

    References:

    Aguado, R., Gine_s, A. d. G. & O'Dogherty, L. (2014). Integrated biostratigraphy (calcareous nannofossils, planktonic foraminifera, and radiolarians) of an uppermost Barremian- lower Aptian pelagic succession in the Subbetic Basin (southern Spain). Cretaceous Research. 51: 153-173. gs

    Herrle, J. O. & Mutterlose, J. (2003). Calcareous nannofossils from the Aptian–Lower Albian of southeast France: palaeoecological and biostratigraphic implications. Cretaceous Research. 24: 1-22. gs


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    Phosterolithus prossii compiled by Jeremy R. Young, Paul R. Bown, Jacqueline A. Lees viewed: 10-12-2019

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