Tintinnabuliformis unicorn


Classification: Coccolithophores -> Nannolith families inc sed -> Lapideacassaceae -> Tintinnabuliformis -> Tintinnabuliformis unicorn
Sister taxa: T. bicornus, T. unicorn,

Taxonomy:

Citation: Tintinnabuliformis unicorn Varol 1991
Rank: Species

Distinguishing features: Species of Tintinnabuliformis with one horn

Farinacci & Howe catalog pages: Tintinnabuliformis unicorn *

Search data:
TagsLITHS: nannolith-radiate, circular, cylindrical, hollow, CA: process, PROCESS: hollow, monocrystalline, spine,
CSPH: not known, V-UNITS: none, R-UNITS: all, R-prominent,
MetricsLith size: 6->8µm;
Sources: lith length from OD and slightly extended
The morphological data given here can be used on the advanced search page. See also these notes

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): within NN7 zone (10.89-11.90Ma, top in Tortonian stage). Data source: original description
First occurrence (base): within NN6 zone (11.90-13.53Ma, base in Serravallian stage). Data source: original description

Plot of occurrence data:

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

    References:

    Varol, O. (1991). New Cretaceous and Tertiary Calcareous Nannofossils. Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie Abhandlungen. 182: 211-237. gs


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    Tintinnabuliformis unicorn compiled by Jeremy R. Young, Paul R. Bown, Jacqueline A. Lees viewed: 28-2-2020

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