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Thiersteinia ecclesiastica

Classification: ntax_mesozoic -> Arkhangelskiales -> Arkhangelskiellaceae -> Thiersteinia -> Thiersteinia ecclesiastica
Sister taxa: T. ecclesiastica, T. sp.


Citation: Thiersteinia ecclesiastica Wise & Watkins in Wise, 1983
Rank: Species

Farinacci & Howe catalog pages: T. ecclesiastica *

Search data:
TagsLITHS: placolith, elliptical, CA: cross-axial, plate, pores, process, closed, CROSS-POLARS: rim-bicyclic, V-prominent, R-prominent,
MetricsLith size: 8->10µm;
Data source notes: original description
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 UC11b subzone (100% up, 86.4Ma, in Coniacian stage). Data source: Burnett 1998, fig. 6.4
First occurrence (base): near base of UC8a subzone (10% up, 92.9Ma, in Turonian stage). Data source: Burnett 1998, fig.6.3

Plot of occurrence data:


Burnett, J. A. (1998). Upper Cretaceous. In, Bown, P. R. (ed.) Calcareous Nannofossil Biostratigraphy. British Micropalaeontological Society Publication Series. 132-199. gs V O

Thierstein, H. R. (1974). Calcareous nannoplankton - Leg 26, Deep Sea Drilling Project. Initial Reports of the Deep Sea Drilling Project. 26: 619-667. gs V O

Wise, S. W. (1983). Mesozoic and Cenozoic calcareous nannofossils recovered by DSDP Leg 71 in the Falkland Plateau region, Southwest Atlantic Ocean. Initial Reports of the Deep Sea Drilling Project. 71: 481-550. gs V O


Thiersteinia ecclesiastica compiled by Jeremy R. Young, Paul R. Bown, Jacqueline A. Lees viewed: 28-11-2021

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