Liriospyris hexapoda

Classification: rads_cenozoic -> Trissocyclidae -> Acanthodesmiidae -> Liriospyris -> Liriospyris hexapoda
Sister taxa: L. clathrata, L. cricus, L. elevata, L. geniculosa, L. globosa, L. hexapoda, L. insulae, L. longicornuta, L. mutuaria, L. ovalis, L. parkerae, L. reticulata, L. spinulosa, L. stauropora, L. sp.


Citation: Liriospyris hexapoda Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Basionym: Liriospyris hexapoda

Catalog entries: Liriospyris hexapoda

Original description: Shell subspherical, smooth, with slight sagittal stricture and irregular roundish pores; two to three pairs of large annular pores on each side of the stricture. Basal plate with four large collar pores. Three horns and six feet nearly of the same size and of similar form, conical, divergent, about one-third as long as the shell.

Shell diameter 0.09 to 0.1; horns and feet 0.03 to 0.04 long.
Remarks on original description: Stratigraphic information for LM21 from Riedel, 1959, p.287.


Biogeography and Palaeobiology

Biostratigraphic distribution

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): within Neogene Period (2.59-23.03Ma, top in Piacenzian stage). Data source: Lazarus et al. 2015 - "N age group"
First occurrence (base): within Neogene Period (2.59-23.03Ma, base in Aquitanian stage). Data source: Lazarus et al. 2015 - "N age group"

Plot of occurrence data:



Liriospyris hexapoda compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 31-10-2020

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