CATALOG - Tortolithus


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Original descriptions of taxa. For coccolithophores, and many calcispheres, these are pages from the Catalog of Calcareous Nannofossils. In other cases (e.g. non-calcifying haptophytes) the data is directly compiled on this site. The "Catalogue of Calcareous Nannofossils" was compiled by Prof A. Farinacci 1969-1989 and updated by Richard Howe 2000-2016 - see also this page.
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Tortolithus caistorensis Crux 1982
= Tortolithus caistorensis
Tortolithus carteri Bergen & Howe in Sikora et al. 2004
= Tortolithus carteri
Tortolithus dodekachelyon Blair in Blair & Watkins 2009
= Tortolithus dodekachelyon
Tortolithus foramen Lees, Bown & Young in Bown et al, 2017
= Tortolithus foramen


Current identification/main database link: Tortolithus Crux in Crux et al., 1982

Compiled data

Citation: Tortolithus Crux 1982
Rank: Genus
Type species: Tortolithus caistorensis Crux, 1982
Farinacci catalog page (& compiler): 13229
Language: EN
Current citation: Tortolithus Crux in Crux et al., 1982

References:

Crux, J. A. (1982). Upper Cretaceous (Cenomanian to Campanian) calcareous nannofossils. In, Lord, A. R. (ed.) A Stratigraphical Index of Calcareous Nannofossils. British Micropalaeontological Society Series, Ellis Horwood, Chichester 81-135. gs


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Tortolithus: Catalog entry compiled by Anna Farinacci. Viewed: 30-7-2021

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