Hornibrookina edwardsii


Classification: ntax_cenozoic -> Isochrysidales -> Prinsiaceae -> Hornibrookina -> Hornibrookina edwardsii
Sister taxa: H. edwardsii, H. teuriensis ⟩⟨ H. arca, H. australis ⟩⟨ H. weimerae, H. apellanizii, H. sp.

Taxonomy:

Citation: Hornibrookina edwardsii Perch-Nielsen, 1977
Rank: Species
Taxonomic discussion: Similar to Hornibrookina teuriensis Edwards, 1973 but more elliptical and with narrower central area.

Distinguishing features: Small to medium sized, normally-elliptical, central area narrow with ~8 pairs of lateral bars and a longitudinal bar.

Farinacci & Howe catalog pages: H. edwardsii *

Search data:
TagsLITHS: placolith, elliptical, CA: ca_disjunct, grill,
CSPH: equant, monomorphic, CROSS-POLARS: rim-bicyclic, V-prominent, R-prominent,
MetricsLith size: 4->8µm;
The morphological data given here can be used on the advanced search page. See also these notes

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): in upper part of NP3 zone (60% up, 63.9Ma, in Danian stage). Data source: Varol, 1989, fig. 12.4
First occurrence (base): at base of NP3 zone (0% up, 64.8Ma, in Danian stage). Data source: Varol, 1989, fig. 12.4

Plot of occurrence data:

References:

Mai, H. (2001). New coccolithophorid taxa fom the Guelhemmerberg airshaft. Lower Paleocene, The Netherlands. Micropaleontology. 47: 144-154. gs

Perch-Nielsen, K. (1977a). Albian to Pleistocene calcareous nannofossils from the Western South Atlantic, DSDP Leg 39. Initial Reports of the Deep Sea Drilling Project. 39: 699-823. gs V O

Perch-Nielsen, K. (1985a). Cenozoic calcareous nannofossils. In, Bolli, H. M., Saunders, J. B. & Perch-Nielsen, K. (eds) Plankton Stratigraphy. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge 427-555. gs

Pospichal, J. J. & Wise, S. W. (1990a). Calcareous nannofossils across the K/T boundary, ODP hole 690C, Maud Rise, Weddell Sea. Proceedings of the Ocean Drilling Program, Scientific Results. 113: 515-532. gs V O

Varol, O. (1989c). Palaeocene calcareous nannofossil biostratigraphy. In, Crux, J. A. & van Heck, S. E. (eds) Nannofossils and their applications: Proceedings of the 2nd INA Conference, London 1987. British Micropalaeontological Society Publication Series. 265-310. gs V O

Varol, O. (1998). Palaeogene. In, Bown, P. R. (ed.) Calcareous Nannofossil Biostratigraphy. British Micropalaeontological Society Publication Series. 200-224. gs


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Hornibrookina edwardsii compiled by Jeremy R. Young, Paul R. Bown, Jacqueline A. Lees viewed: 28-2-2021

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