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

neptune records: 426

neptune records: 21

neptune records: 104

neptune records: 86

neptune records: 3

neptune records: 104

neptune records: 5

neptune records: 649

neptune records: 522

neptune records: 1

neptune records: 103

neptune records:

neptune records:

neptune records: 13

neptune records: 11

neptune records: 350

neptune records: 594


Citation: Lychnocanoma Haeckel 1887
Rank: genus
Basionym: Lychnocanoma

Catalog entries: Lychnocanoma

Original description: Feet parallel, vertical, straight, or little curved; divergent in the basal half, often convergent in the distant half; their terminal distance about equal to the basal distance.


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 (1887). Report on the Radiolaria collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the year 1873-1876, Zoology. 18: 1-1803. gs :: ::


Lychnocanoma compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 2-6-2020

Taxon Search:
Advanced Search

Short stable page link: Go to to create a permanent copy of this page - citation notes

Comments (0)

No comments yet on this page. Please do add comments if you spot any problems, or have information to share

Add Comment

* Required information
Captcha Image
Powered by Commentics