Nannotax3 - ntax_cenozoic - Craterolithus
Classification: ntax_cenozoic -> Coccolith families inc sed -> Coccolith genera inc sed -> Craterolithus
Sister taxa: Aliculosphaera, Biantholithus, Camuralithus, Centumgemina, Craterolithus, Ellipsolithus, Gladiolithus, Ilselithina, Leesella, Luminocanthus, Pedinocyclus, Petasus
Citation: Craterolithus Firth 1989Rank: genusBasionym: Craterolithus Firth 1989
Farinacci & Howe catalog pages: Craterolithus *
The morphological data given here can be used on the advanced search page. See also these notes
Last occurrence (top): within NP24 zone (26.84-29.62Ma, top in Chattian stage).
First occurrence (base): within NP23 zone (29.62-32.02Ma, base in Rupelian stage).
Plot of occurrence data:
- Range-bar - range as quoted above, pink interval top occurs in, green interval base occurs in.
- Triangles indicate an event for which a precise placement has been suggested
- Neptune data: This is a higher taxon page so Neptune data is not plotted. See also: customisable plot Parent: Coccolith genera inc sed
Firth, J. V. (1989). Eocene and Oligocene calcareous nannofossils from the Labrador Sea, ODP Leg 105. Proceedings of the Ocean Drilling Program, Scientific Results. 105: 263-286. gs V O