Classification: rads_cenozoic -> Artostrobiidae -> Botryostrobus
Sister taxa: Artobotrys, Artostrobium, Aspis, Botryostrobus, Buryella, Dictyoprora, Lithamphora, Lithomitra, Phormostichoartus, Siphocampe, Siphostichartus, Spirocyrtis, Theocamptra, Tricolocampe,
Daughter taxa: (blue => in age window 0-800Ma) Granddaughter taxa

neptune records: 480

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neptune records: 188


Citation: Botryostrobus Haeckel 1887
Rank: genus
Basionym: Botryostrobus

Catalog entries: Botryostrobus

Original description: Shell conical, with straight axis, joints of different lengths. Cephalis lobate, with some irregular constrictions. (Perhaps derived from Botryodea?).


Biogeography and Palaeobiology

Biostratigraphic distribution

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): Extant Data source: Total of range of species in this database
First occurrence (base): at base of Danian Stage (0% up, 66Ma, in Danian stage). Data source: Total of range of species in this database

Plot of occurrence data:


Haeckel, E (1887). Report on the Radiolaria collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the year 1873-1876, Zoology. 18: 1-1803. gs


Botryostrobus compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 1-10-2020

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