radiolaria - rads_cenozoic - Botryostrobus <title>radiolaria - rads_cenozoic - Botryostrobus


Classification: rads_cenozoic -> Artostrobiidae -> Botryostrobus
Sister taxa: Artobotrys, Artostrobium, Aspis, Botryostrobus, Buryella, Dictyoprora, Lithamphora, Lithomitra, Phormostichoartus, Siphocampe, Siphostichartus, Spirocyrtis, Theocamptra, Tricolocampe
Daughter taxa (time control age-window is: 0-800Ma)Granddaughter taxa
Botryostrobus aquilonaris

neptune records: 480

Botryostrobus auritus

neptune records: 717

Botryostrobus bramlettei

neptune records: 567
Botryostrobus bramlettei bramlettei
Botryostrobus bramlettei costatus
Botryostrobus bramlettei pretumidulus
Botryostrobus bramlettei reedi
Botryostrobus bramlettei seriatus
Botryostrobus bramlettei tumidulus

Botryostrobus hollisi

neptune records: 3

Botryostrobus joides

neptune records: 24

Botryostrobus kerguelensis

neptune records: 10

Botryostrobus miralestensis

neptune records: 699

Botryostrobus rednosus

neptune records: 13

Botryostrobus sp.

neptune records: 188


Citation: Botryostrobus Haeckel 1887
Rank: genus
Basionym: Botryostrobus

Catalog entries: Botryostrobus

Original description: Shell conical, with straight axis, joints of different lengths. Cephalis lobate, with some irregular constrictions. (Perhaps derived from Botryodea?).




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Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): Extant. Data source: Total of range of species in this database
First occurrence (base): at base of Danian Stage (0% up, 66Ma, in Danian stage). Data source: Total of range of species in this database

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Haeckel, E (1887a). Report on the Radiolaria collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876. 18: 1-1803. gs O


Botryostrobus compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 7-2-2023

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