Triscutum tiziense


Classification: Mesozoic -> Podorhabdales -> Mazaganellaceae -> Triscutum -> Triscutum tiziense
Sister taxa: T. beaminsterensis, T. expansus, T. pricatillus, T. sullivanii, T. tiziense, T. sp.,

Distinguishing features: Large (9-12 µm) Triscutum with broad shields and relatively narrow, vacant, central area.


Taxonomy:

Citation: Triscutum tiziense de Kaenel & Bergen, 1993
Rank: Species

Farinacci & Howe catalog pages: Triscutum tiziense *

Distinguishing features: Large (9-12 µm) Triscutum with broad shields and relatively narrow, vacant, central area.

Search data:
TagsLITHS: placolith, elliptical, CA: plate, vacant, R-UNITS: R-prominent, DETAILS: ca_disjunct, rim-bicyclic,
MetricsLith size: 9->12µm;
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 NJ9 zone (169.69-170.10Ma, top in Bajocian stage). Data source: Bown & Cooper 1998
First occurrence (base): within NJ8a subzone (171.79-174.59Ma, base in Toarcian stage). Data source: Bown & Cooper 1998

Plot of occurrence data:

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

    References:

    Bown, P. R. & Cooper, M. K. E. (1998). Jurassic. In, Bown, P. R. (ed.) Calcareous Nannofossil Biostratigraphy. British Micropalaeontological Society Publication Series. 34-85. gs :: ::

    de Kaenel, E. & Bergen, J. A. (1993). New Early and Middle Jurassic coccolith taxa and biostratigraphy from the eastern proto-Atlantic (Morocco, Portugal and DSDP Site 547B). Eclogae Geologicae Helvetiae. 86(861-907): -. gs :: view :: open


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    Triscutum tiziense compiled by Jeremy R. Young, Paul R. Bown, Jacqueline A. Lees viewed: 10-7-2020

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