Classification: rads_cenozoic -> Theoperidae -> Lychnocaniidae -> Lamprotripus
Sister taxa: Lamprotripus, Lithochytris, Lychnocanium, Lychnocanoma, Pterocanium, Stichopilidium,
Daughter taxa: (blue => in age window 0-800Ma)

neptune records: 14

neptune records:


Citation: Lamprotripus Haeckel 1881
Rank: genus
Basionym: Lamprotripus
Notes & discussion: Has been assigned to Plagiacanthidae, here assigned to Lychnocaniidae following new classification being developed by Suzuki & co-workers

Catalog entries: Lamprotripus

Original description: 2b. Tribus: Sethopilida. Dyocyitida aperta triradiata.
C. Sethopilida tripoda (Lychnocanida) -- omnia acuta.
CI. secundo articulo simpliciter clathrato.
Ia. tribus costis art. secundi in spinas terminales productis.
a++ spinis capituli plurib.
Translated description: 2b. Tribe: Sethopilida. Open triradiate dyocyrtids.
C. Three-footed Sethopilida (Lychnocanida) - all acute.
CI. With second segment simply latticed.
Ia. With three ribs of the second segment extended as terminal spines.
a++ With more than one cephalic spine. (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 Aquitanian Stage (0% up, 23Ma, in Aquitanian 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 fur Naturwissenschaft. 15: 418-472. gs :: ::


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