Classification: rads_cenozoic -> Trissocyclidae -> Triospyridae -> Gorgospyris
Sister taxa: Androspyris, Clathrospyris, Corythospyris, Dorcadospyris, Giraffospyris, Gorgospyris, Lamprospyris, Petalospyris, Platybursa, Rhodospyris, Tholospyris, Triceraspyris
Daughter taxa: (blue => in age window 0-800Ma)
Gorgospyris hemisphaerica

neptune records: 8
Gorgospyris perizostra

neptune records:
Gorgospyris schizopodia

neptune records:
Gorgospyris sp.

neptune records: 1


Citation: Gorgospyris Haeckel 1881
Rank: genus
Basionym: Gorgospyris

Catalog entries: Gorgospyris

Original description: 5b. Tribus: Gorgospyrida. Polyspyrida obusa (sine spina apicali).
A. pedibus simplicibus laevibus.

Translated description: 5b. Tribe: Gorgospyrida. Obtuse Polyspyrida (without apical spine).
A. With. simple, smooth feet. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]


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:


Haeckel, E. (1882). Entwurf eines Radiolarien-Systems auf Grund von Studien der Challenger-Radiolarien [Basis for a radiolarian classification from the study of Radiolaria of the Challenger collection]. Jenaische Zeitschrift für Naturwissenschaft. 15: 418-472. gs


Gorgospyris compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 22-10-2020

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