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muroliths inc sedis

Classification: ntax_mesozoic -> Heterococcoliths inc sedis -> muroliths inc sedis
Sister taxa: Papposphaeraceae, Unidentified Mesozoic heterococcoliths, globular inc sedis, muroliths inc sedis, placoliths inc sedis, planoliths inc sedis

Daughter taxa (time control age-window is: 0-800Ma)Granddaughter taxa
Narrow, bicyclic rim with broad perforate central-area plate comprising around 3 cycles of holes.
Angulofenestrellithus snyderi
Angulofenestrellithus sp.


Coccosphaerida heteromorpha

Muroliths with central-area closed by overlapping plates.
Tortolithus caistorensis
Tortolithus carteri
Tortolithus dodekachelyon
Tortolithus foramen
Tortolithus furlongii
Tortolithus hallii
Tortolithus pagei
Tortolithus polygonatus
Tortolithus sp.


Citation: muroliths inc sedis
taxonomic rank: informal group of genera

Farinacci & Howe catalog pages: muroliths inc sedis [no catalog entry yet]

Search data:
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 Maastrichtian Stage (100% up, 66Ma, in Danian stage). Data source: Total of ranges of the species in this database
First occurrence (base): within Albian Stage (100.50-113.20Ma, base in Albian stage). Data source: Total of ranges of species in this database

Plot of occurrence data:



muroliths inc sedis compiled by Jeremy R. Young, Paul R. Bown, Jacqueline A. Lees viewed: 23-7-2024

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