Tranolithus incus


Classification: Mesozoic -> Eiffellithales -> Chiastozygaceae -> Tranolithus -> Tranolithus incus
Sister taxa: T. bitraversus, T. gabalus, T. incus, T. macleodiae, T. minimus, T. orionatus, T. praeorionatus, T. salillum, T. stemmerikii, T. sp.,

Distinguishing features: Species with 4 blocky rim elements extending into central area and defining anvil-shaped opening. Low bridge


Taxonomy:

Citation: Tranolithus incus de Kaenel & Bergen, 1996
Rank: Species

Farinacci & Howe catalog pages: Tranolithus incus *

Distinguishing features: Species with 4 blocky rim elements extending into central area and defining anvil-shaped opening. Low bridge

Search data:
TagsLITHS: murolith, elliptical, CA: process, bar, V-UNITS: V-prominent, DETAILS: ca_disjunct, rim-unicyclic,
MetricsLith size: 4.5->6µm;
Sources: original description
The morphological data given here can be used on the advanced search page. See also these notes

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): within Tithonian Stage (145.01-152.06Ma, top in Tithonian stage). Data source: de Kaenel & Bergen, 1996 (original description)
First occurrence (base): within Tithonian Stage (145.01-152.06Ma, base in Tithonian stage). Data source: de Kaenel & Bergen, 1996 (original description)

Plot of occurrence data:

  • Histogram - Neptune occurrence data from DSDP and ODP proceedings. Pale shading <50 samples in time bin. Interpret with caution & read these notes
  • Note to users in China - the diagram may not plot unless you use a VPN since I use google services on the website. If this is a problem please contact me 谢谢.
  • Taxon plotted: Tranolithus incus, synonyms included - Tranolithus incus;
  • space-time plot :: Samples map :: Parent: Tranolithus

    References:

    de Kaenel, E. & Bergen, J. A. (1996). Mesozoic calcareous nannofossil biostratigraphy from sites 897, 899, and 901, Iberia Abyssal Plain: New biostratigraphic evidence. Proceedings of the Ocean Drilling Program. Scientific Results. 149: 27-59. gs


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    Tranolithus incus compiled by Jeremy R. Young, Paul R. Bown, Jacqueline A. Lees viewed: 28-3-2020

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