Pileolosphaera


Classification: ntax_cenozoic -> Nannolith families inc sed -> Nannolith genera inc sed -> Pileolosphaera
Sister taxa: Ericiolus, Florisphaera, Pileolosphaera, Mercedesia, Goniolithus, Minylitha, Unidentified nannoliths

Daughter taxa (time control age-window is: 0-800Ma)
Pileolosphaera longistirpes
Nannoliths trilobate, formed of three petal-like elements and a central process.

Taxonomy:

Citation: Pileolosphaera Meier, Kinkel & Young 2014
Rank: Genus
Type species: Pileolosphaera longistirpes Meier, Kinkel & Young 2014

Distinguishing features: Coccosphere formed of a few cap-shaped nannoliths

Farinacci & Howe catalog pages: Pileolosphaera *

Search data:
TagsLITHS: planolith, circular, CA: process,
CSPH: equant, monomorphic, CROSS-POLARS: 1ou, V-prominent,
MetricsLith size: 3->4µm; Segments: 3->3;
The morphological data given here can be used on the advanced search page. See also these notes

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): Extant Data source: Total of range of species in this database
First occurrence (base): at top of No known fossil record modern (100% up, 0Ma, in "Holocene" stage). Data source: Total of range of species in this database

Plot of occurrence data:

References:

Meier, K. J. S., Kinkel, H. & Young, J. R. (2014b). A note on calcareous nannoplankton from the Kieler Förde (Baltic Sea). Journal of Nannoplankton Research. 33(1): 29-37. gs V O


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Pileolosphaera compiled by Jeremy R. Young, Paul R. Bown, Jacqueline A. Lees viewed: 6-3-2021

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