Desmospyris mamillata

Classification: rads_cenozoic -> Trissocyclidae -> Acanthodesmiidae -> Desmospyris -> Desmospyris mamillata
Sister taxa: D. mamillata, D. rhodospyroides, D. spongiosa, D. stabiloides, D. sp.


Citation: Desmospyris mamillata Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Basionym: Desmospyris mamillata

Catalog entries: Desmospyris mammillata

Original description: Shell mammillate, with deep sagittal and slight collar constriction. Pores irregular, roundish. Cephalis nut-shaped, larger than the inversely conical thorax, and twice as broad as the constricted mouth. Coronet of the peristome with twelve to fifteen short conical convergent feet, shorter than half the thorax.


Biogeography and Palaeobiology

Biostratigraphic distribution

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): within Paleogene Period (23.03-66.04Ma, top in Chattian stage). Data source: Lazarus et al. 2015 - "P age group"
First occurrence (base): within Paleogene Period (23.03-66.04Ma, base in Danian stage). Data source: Lazarus et al. 2015 - "P age group"

Plot of occurrence data:



Desmospyris mamillata compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 31-10-2020

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