Classification: rads_cenozoic -> Carpocaniidae -> Carpocanopsis
Sister taxa: Carpocanarium, Carpocanistrum, Carpocanium, Carpocanobium, Carpocanopsis, Cryptocarpium, Cystophormis, Plannapus,
Daughter taxa: (blue => in age window 0-800Ma)

neptune records: 415

neptune records: 509

neptune records: 208

neptune records: 165

neptune records: 1


Citation: Carpocanopsis Riedel and Sanfilippo 1971
Rank: genus
Basionym: Carpocanopsis

Catalog entries: Carpocanopsis

Original description: Robust Carpocaniidae with an abdomen separated from the thorax by a lumbar stricture that is well developed internally.


Biogeography and Palaeobiology

Biostratigraphic distribution

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): at top of Piacenzian Stage (100% up, 2.6Ma, in Piacenzian stage). 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:


Riedel, W. R. & Sanfilippo, A. (1971). Cenozoic Radiolaria from the western tropical Pacific, Leg 7. Initial Reports of the Deep Sea Drilling Project. 7: 1529-1666. gs


Carpocanopsis compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 22-9-2020

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