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Carpocanistrum odysseus

Classification: rads_cenozoic -> Carpocaniidae -> Carpocanistrum -> Carpocanistrum odysseus
Sister taxa: C. acephalum, C. acutidentatum, C. brevispina, C. coronatum, C. favosum, C. flosculum, C. odysseus, C. pulchrum, C. sp.


Citation: Carpocanistrum odysseus (Haeckel) Dumitricia 1973
taxonomic rank: species
Basionym: Sethocorys odysseus

Catalog entries: Sethocorys odysseus

Original description: Shell ovate, smooth, with obliterated collar stricture. Length of the two joints = 2: 9, breadth = 4: 8. Cephalis hemispherical, with a slender, conical horn of the same length. Thorax nearly spherical, with regular, circular pores, of the same breadth as the cephalic pores, quincuncially disposed. Mouth constricted, only one-third as broad as the thorax, with a broad, hyaline, prominent peristome.


Biogeography and Palaeobiology

Biostratigraphic distribution

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): within Neogene Period (2.59-23.03Ma, top in Piacenzian stage). Data source: Lazarus et al. 2015 - "N age group"
First occurrence (base): within Neogene Period (2.59-23.03Ma, base in Aquitanian stage). Data source: Lazarus et al. 2015 - "N age group"

Plot of occurrence data:



Carpocanistrum odysseus compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 20-5-2024

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