Schizodiscus favus

Classification: rads_cenozoic -> Spongodiscidae -> Stylodictyidae -> Schizodiscus -> Schizodiscus favus
Sister taxa: S. codrant, S. disymmetricus, S. favus, S. sp.
Daughter taxa: (blue => in age window 0-800Ma)
Schizodiscus favus maxima

neptune records:


Citation: Schizodiscus favus (Ehrenberg) Petrushevskaya 1975
Rank: species
Basionym: Spongodiscus favus

Catalog entries: Spongodiscus favus

Original description: disci marginati diametro 1/11”’ lato, cellulis majoribus subradiatis in 1/96"' 4, in radio 15, media parte obscuriore margine tenui integro leviter undulato.

[Bordered disk 205µm in diameter; pores large, subradiate, 4 in 24µm, 15 on a radius; the median part more obscure and the delicate, entire margin slightly undulating. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)] Distinguishing characters (rw):
Remarks on original description: dbl species desc entered from rw record 19.3.19


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:



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

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