Classification: pf_cenozoic -> Globigerinidae -> Catapsydrax -> Catapsydrax sp.
Sister taxa: C. indianus, C. dissimilis, C. globiformis, C. africanus, C. howei, C. unicavus, C. sp.,
Distinguishing features: Specimens which cannot be assigned to established species
NB These concise distinguishing features statements are used in the tables of daughter-taxa to act as quick summaries of the differences between e.g. species of one genus.
They are being edited as the site is developed and comments on them are especially welcome.
Biogeography and Palaeobiology
Last occurrence (top): within (-Ma, top in "Holocene" stage). Data source:
First occurrence (base): within (-Ma, base in stage). Data source:
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: Catapsydrax sp., synonyms included - Catapsydrax africanus; Catapsydrax sp. cf. C. dissimilis; Catapsydrax sp. cf. C. howei; Catapsydrax sp. cf. C. martini; Catapsydrax perus; Catapsydrax sp.; Catapsydrax sp. (nonbullate form); Catapsydrax sp. indet.; Catapsydrax spp.; Catapsydrax cf. stainforthi; Catapsydrax stainforthi (q); Catapsydrax dissimilis (q); Catapsydrax parvulus (q); Catapsydrax sp. cf. parvulus; space-time plot ::
Samples map :: Parent: Catapsydrax