radiolaria - rads_cenozoic - Carpocanopsis <title>radiolaria - rads_cenozoic - Carpocanopsis


Classification: rads_cenozoic -> Carpocaniidae -> Carpocanopsis
Sister taxa: Carpocanarium, Carpocanistrum, Carpocanium, Carpocanobium, Carpocanopsis, Cryptocarpium, Cystophormis, Plannapus
Daughter taxa (time control age-window is: 0-800Ma)
Carpocanopsis bramlettei

neptune records: 415
Carpocanopsis cingulata

neptune records: 509
Carpocanopsis cristata

neptune records: 208
Carpocanopsis favosa

neptune records: 165
Carpocanopsis sp.

neptune records: 1


Citation: Carpocanopsis Riedel and Sanfilippo 1971
Rank: genus
Basionym: Carpocanopsis

Catalog entries: Carpocanopsis

Original description: Robust Carpocaniidae with an abdomen separated from the thorax by a lumbar stricture that is well developed internally.




Biogeography and Palaeobiology

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Geographic distribution


Phylogenetic relations

Biostratigraphic distribution

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): at top of Piacenzian Stage (100% up, 2.6Ma, in Piacenzian stage). 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

Plot of occurrence data:


Riedel, W. R. & Sanfilippo, A. (1971). Cenozoic Radiolaria from the western tropical Pacific, Leg 7. Initial Reports of the Deep Sea Drilling Project. 7: 1529-1666. gs


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

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