Classification: ntax_cenozoic -> Coccolith families inc sed -> Coccolith genera inc sed -> Leesella -> Leesella sp.
Sister taxa: L. procera, L. sp.
Citation: Leesella sp.Rank: generic level id
Distinguishing features: Specimens which cannot be assigned to any established species
Farinacci & Howe catalog pages:
The morphological data given here can be used on the advanced search page. See also these notes
|Metrics||Lith size: 0->0µm; |
Last occurrence (top): within NP16 zone (40.40-42.87Ma, top in Bartonian stage). Data source: same as genus
First occurrence (base): within NP16 zone (40.40-42.87Ma, base in Lutetian stage). Data source: same as genus
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
- (NB There is no histogram as there are no occurrence records for the taxon in the Neptune database) Parent: Leesella
Self-Trail, J. (2011). Paleogene Calcareous Nannofossils of the South Dover Bridge core, Southern Maryland (USA). Journal of Nannoplankton Research. 32(1): 1-28. gs V O