Reticulofenestra sp.

Classification: Coccolithophores -> Isochrysidales -> Noelaerhabdaceae -> Reticulofenestra -> Reticulofenestra sp.
Sister taxa: C. floridanus group, R. bisecta group, R. lockeri group, R. parvula group, R. pseudoumbilicus group, R. reticulata group, R. umbilicus group, R. sp.,

Distinguishing features: Specimens which cannot be assigned to established species - AND SPECIES OF UNCERTAIN VALUE


Citation: Reticulofenestra sp.
Rank: Species
Synonyms: Additional Reticulofenestra species encountered in the Farinacci catalog

Farinacci & Howe catalog pages: Coccolithus bryonalis * Coccolithus celticus * Coccolithus falcatus * Coccolithus hantoniensis * Coccolithus joensuui * Coccolithus marismontium * Coccolithus pelycomorphus * Coccolithus pseudogammation * Crenalithus punctatus * Cyathosphaera lacrima * Cyathosphaera martinii * Dictyococcites antillarum * Dictyococcites danicus * Discolithus alimaniensis * Discolithus cuvillieri * Discolithus dupouyi * Discolithus oculus-electrae * Discolithus simillimus * Discolithus tectus * Prinsius minutus * Reticulofenestra bohaiensis * Reticulofenestra cisnerosii * Reticulofenestra excavata * Reticulofenestra francofurtana * Reticulofenestra gabrielae * Reticulofenestra gartneri * Reticulofenestra inclinata * Reticulofenestra japonica * Reticulofenestra laevis * Reticulofenestra moguntina * Reticulofenestra nanna * Reticulofenestra ornata * Reticulofenestra pectinata * Reticulofenestra perforata * Reticulofenestra prebisecta * Reticulofenestra primitiva * Reticulofenestra pseudolockeri * Reticulofenestra pseudoscissura * Reticulofenestra retisimilis * Reticulofenestra tokodensis * Reticulofenestra zancleana * Tretosestrum perforatus *

Distinguishing features: Specimens which cannot be assigned to established species - AND SPECIES OF UNCERTAIN VALUE

Search data:
MetricsLith size: 0->0µm;
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Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): Extant Data source: same as genus
First occurrence (base): within Eocene Epoch (33.89-55.96Ma, base in Ypresian stage). Data source: same as genus

Plot of occurrence data:


Reticulofenestra sp. compiled by Jeremy R. Young, Paul R. Bown, Jacqueline A. Lees viewed: 17-10-2018

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Ines Galovic (Croatia)

Matsuoka Okada 1989 pl11-04.; 15 and 19 JPG is typical R. hesslandii. Please see fig. 13 in Pujos, 1987 and Perch-Nielsen, 1985 pic 8 in fig. 60.

Ines Galovic (Croatia)
The second pic looks like Dictyococcites antarcticus (Farinacci catalog) i.e. D. productus (fig. 22 in Pujos, 1987).
Ines Galovic (Croatia)
I think it should be R. producta for smaller forms and R. perplexa for larger forms.
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