Nannotax3 - ntax_mesozoic - Coccosphaerida


Classification: ntax_mesozoic -> Heterococcoliths inc sedis -> muroliths inc sedis -> Coccosphaerida
Sister taxa: Angulofenestrellithus, Coccosphaerida, Tortolithus

Daughter taxa (time control age-window is: 0-800Ma)
Coccosphaerida heteromorpha


Citation: Coccosphaerida Lambert 1987
Rank: Genus
Type species: Coccosphaerida heteromorpha Lambert 1987

Farinacci & Howe catalog pages: Coccosphaerida *



Ecology & Biogeography

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Search data:
LITHS: nannolith-other, cylindrical, polygonal, hollow,
Lith size: 2->5µm;
Data source notes: size range of included species
The morphological data given here can be used on the advanced search page. See also these notes

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): at top of Albian Stage (100% up, 100.5Ma, in Albian stage). Data source: Total of range of species in this database
First occurrence (base): at base of Albian Stage (0% up, 113Ma, in Aptian stage). Data source: Total of range of species in this database

Plot of occurrence data:


Lambert, B. (1987). Nannofossiles calcaires de l'Albien supérieur et du Vraconnien du Cameroun méridional. Cahiers de Micropaléontologie. 2(2): 33-60. gs O


Coccosphaerida compiled by Jeremy R. Young, Paul R. Bown, Jacqueline A. Lees viewed: 29-11-2022

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