radiolaria - rads_cenozoic - Dipylissa radiolaria - rads_cenozoic - Dipylissa


Classification: rads_cenozoic -> Pyloniidae -> Dipylissa
Sister taxa: Dipylissa, Discopyle, Hexapyle, Larcopyle, Larcospira, Octopyle, Palaeotetrapyle, Pentapylonium, Pylolena, Pylospira, Spirema, Tetrapyle, Tholospira, Trilobatum
Daughter taxa (time control age-window is: 0-800Ma)
Dipylissa bensoni

neptune records:
Dipylissa sp.

neptune records:


Citation: Dipylissa Dumitrica 1988
taxonomic rank: genus
Basionym: Dipylissa

Catalog entries: Dipylissa

Original description: Dipylissinae n. subfam. Dumitrica, 1988, p. 188: Pyloniidae with systems of two single-capped latticed girdles disposed face to face along the sagittal axis and rotated 90° to one another. Microsphere with dorsal sagittal beam.

Ovoidal skeleton with two to three systems.


Biogeography and Palaeobiology

Biostratigraphic distribution

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): Extant. Data source: Total of ranges of the species in this database
First occurrence (base): within Quaternary Period (0.00-2.59Ma, base in Gelasian stage). Data source: Total of ranges of species in this database

Plot of occurrence data:


Dumitrica, P. (1988). New families and subfamilies of Pyloniacea (Radiolaria). Revue de Micropaléontologie. 31(3): 178-195. gs


Dipylissa compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 14-4-2024

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