radiolaria - rads_cenozoic - Carpocanistrum radiolaria - rads_cenozoic - Carpocanistrum


Classification: rads_cenozoic -> Carpocaniidae -> Carpocanistrum
Sister taxa: Carpocanarium, Carpocanistrum, Carpocanium, Carpocanobium, Carpocanopsis, Cryptocarpium, Cystophormis, Plannapus
Daughter taxa (time control age-window is: 0-800Ma)
Carpocanistrum acephalum

neptune records:
Carpocanistrum acutidentatum

neptune records:
Carpocanistrum brevispina

neptune records: 8
Carpocanistrum coronatum

neptune records:
Carpocanistrum favosum

neptune records:
Carpocanistrum flosculum

neptune records:
Carpocanistrum odysseus

neptune records:
Carpocanistrum pulchrum

neptune records:
Carpocanistrum sp.

neptune records: 236


Citation: Carpocanistrum Haeckel 1887
taxonomic rank: genus
Basionym: Carpocanistrum

Catalog entries: Carpocanistrum

Original description: Archiphormida (vel Monocyrtida multiradiata aperta) without radial ribs in the wall of the campanulate or ovate shell. Mouth with a corona of radial feet. Apex without horn.


Biogeography and Palaeobiology

Biostratigraphic distribution

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): Extant. Data source: Total of ranges of the species in this database
First occurrence (base): within Paleogene Period (23.03-66.04Ma, base in Danian stage). Data source: Total of ranges 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 years 1873-1876. 18: 1-1803. gs O


Carpocanistrum compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 20-5-2024

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