Octopyle


Classification: rads_cenozoic -> Pyloniidae -> Octopyle
Sister taxa: Dipylissa, Discopyle, Hexapyle, Larcopyle, Larcospira, Octopyle, Pylolena, Pylospira, Spirema, Tetrapyle, Tholospira, Trilobatum,
Daughter taxa: (blue => in age window 0-800Ma)

neptune records: 20

neptune records: 32

Taxonomy

Citation: Octopyle Haeckel 1881
Rank: genus
Basionym: Octopyle

Catalog entries: Octopyle

Original description: 2. Subfamilia: Pylophormida. Pylonida testa medullari simplici aut duplici praedita, quae radiis cum pontibus clathratis (inter fissuras testae ellipticae complanatae magnas sitis) conjuncta est.
E. fissuris octo symmetricis.
testa octofida simplici.
Translated description: 2. Subfamily: Pylophormida. Pylonida with single or double medullary shell, which is joined by radii with latticed bridges (situated between the large gates of the flattened elliptical test).
E. With eight symmetrical gates.
With simple test divided into eight parts. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]

Description

Biogeography and Palaeobiology

Biostratigraphic distribution

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): Extant Data source: Total of range of species in this database
First occurrence (base): at base of Gelasian Stage (0% up, 2.6Ma, in Gelasian stage). Data source: Total of range of species in this database

Plot of occurrence data:

References:

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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