radiolaria - rads_cenozoic - Albatrossidium radiolaria - rads_cenozoic - Albatrossidium


Classification: rads_cenozoic -> Pterocorythidae -> Albatrossidium
Sister taxa: Albatrossidium, Anthocyrtidium, Calocycletta, Lamprocyclas, Lamprocyrtis, Phormocyrtis, Podocyrtis, Pterocorys, Pterocorythidae inc sed, Tetracorethra, Theocorythium, Theocyrtis
Daughter taxa (time control age-window is: 0-800Ma)
Albatrossidium minzok

neptune records:
Albatrossidium sp.

neptune records:


Citation: Albatrossidium Sanfilippo & Riedel 1992
Rank: genus
Basionym: Albatrossidium Sanfilippo & Riedel 1992

Catalog entries: Albatrossidium

Original description: Generalized. three-segmented pterocorythids. with pores of the thorax similar to those of the abdomen, no differentiated peristome. and no appendages (feet or wings).


Biogeography and Palaeobiology

Biostratigraphic distribution

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): within (-Ma, top in "Holocene" stage). Data source:
First occurrence (base): within (-Ma, base in "Holocene" stage). Data source:

Plot of occurrence data:


Sanfilippo, A. & Riedel, W. R. (1992). The origin and evolution of Pterocorythidae (Radiolaria): A Cenozoic phylogenetic study. Micropaleontology. 38(1): 1-36. gs


Albatrossidium compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 30-9-2023

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