Classification: pf_cenozoic -> Truncorotaloididae -> Planorotalites -> Planorotalites sp.
Sister taxa: P. capdevilensis, P. pseudoscitula, P. 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: Planorotalites sp., synonyms included - Planorotalites cf. P. appressus; Planorotalites archeocompressus; Planorotalites sp. aff. P. compressus; Planorotalites compressus (q); Planorotalites sp. cf. P. eugubinus; Planorotalites pseudoimitata; Planorotalites sp.; Planorotalites sp. 1 (low-trochoid); Planorotalites sp. 2; Planorotalites sp. 2 (high-trochoid); Planorotalites spp.; Planorotalites spp. (<150 microns); Planorotalites chapmani (q); Planorotalites planoconicus (q); Planorotalites reissi (q); space-time plot ::
Samples map :: Parent: Planorotalites