Nannotax3 - ntax_mesozoic - Syracosphaeraceae Nannotax3 - ntax_mesozoic - Syracosphaeraceae


Classification: ntax_mesozoic -> Syracosphaerales -> Syracosphaeraceae
Sister taxa: Calciosoleniaceae, Syracosphaeraceae

Daughter taxa (time control age-window is: 0-800Ma)Granddaughter taxa

Syracosphaera antiqua
Syracosphaera repagula
Syracosphaera sp.


Citation: Syracosphaeraceae Lemmermann, 1908
taxonomic rank: Family

Farinacci & Howe catalog pages: Syracosphaeraceae [no catalog entry yet]

Search data:
CA: murolith, ca_disjunct,
Lith size: 0->0┬Ám;
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 Turonian Stage (100% up, 89.8Ma, in Turonian stage). Data source: Total of ranges of the species in this database
First occurrence (base): within Turonian Stage (89.77-93.9Ma, base in Turonian stage). Data source: Total of ranges of species in this database

Plot of occurrence data:


Lemmermann, E. (1908). Flagellatae, Chlorophyceae, Coccosphaerales und Silicoflagellatae. In, Brandt, K. & Apstein, C. (eds) Nordisches Plankton. Botanischer Teil. Lipsius & Tischer, Kiel & Leipzig 1-40. gs


Syracosphaeraceae compiled by Jeremy R. Young, Paul R. Bown, Jacqueline A. Lees viewed: 6-12-2023

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