Prolatipatella


Classification: Mesozoic -> Heterococcoliths inc sedis -> placoliths inc sedis -> Prolatipatella
Sister taxa: Ellipsolithus, Haqius, Markalius, Prolatipatella, Repagulum,

Distinguishing features: Narrow rim with thin, imperforate plate across wide central-area.


Daughter taxa: (blue => in age window 0-800Ma)
Narrow rim with thin, imperforate plate across wide central-area.
Specimens not identified to species level

Taxonomy:

Citation: Prolatipatella Gartner, 1968
Rank: Genus
Type species: Prolatipatella multicarinata Gartner, 1968

Farinacci & Howe catalog pages: Prolatipatella * , ,

Distinguishing features: Narrow rim with thin, imperforate plate across wide central-area.

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): at top of Maastrichtian Stage (100% up, 66Ma, in Maastrichtian stage). Data source: Total of range of species in this database
First occurrence (base): at base of Campanian Stage (0% up, 83.6Ma, in Campanian stage). Data source: Total of range of species in this database

Plot of occurrence data:

References:

Burnett, J. A. (1998). Upper Cretaceous. In, Bown, P. R. (ed.) Calcareous Nannofossil Biostratigraphy. British Micropalaeontological Society Publication Series. 132-199. gs

Gartner, S. (1968). Coccoliths and related calcareous nannofossils from Upper Cretaceous deposits of Texas and Arkansas. The University of Kansas Paleontological Contributions. Article 48 (Protista 1): 1-56. gs


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Prolatipatella compiled by Jeremy R. Young, Paul R. Bown, Jacqueline A. Lees viewed: 24-7-2019

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