radiolaria - rads_cenozoic - Lithobotrys radiolaria - rads_cenozoic - Lithobotrys


Classification: rads_cenozoic -> Cannobotryidae -> Botryocyrtidae -> Lithobotrys
Sister taxa: Acrobotrissa, Amphimelissa, Botryocampe, Botryocella, Botryocyrtis, Botryometra, Centrobotrys, Lithobotrys, Neobotrys
Daughter taxa (time control age-window is: 0-800Ma)
Lithobotrys galea

neptune records:
Lithobotrys korenevae

neptune records:
Lithobotrys sp.

neptune records:


Citation: Lithobotrys Ehrenberg 1844
taxonomic rank: genus
Basionym: Lithobotrys

Catalog entries: Lithobotrys

Original description: Animal e Polycystinorum familia, liberum. Loricae siliceae articuli in adulto non in seriem sed in uvae (brevis) formam, id est in loculos plus minus discretos nonnullos contiguos dispositi.
Proxime ad Lithocampam accedit. Animal vivum ignotum.

Translated description: Animal of the family Polycystina, free. Segments of the siliceous shell in the adult disposed not in series, but in the form of grapes (short), some of which are contiguously arranged in small, more or less discrete areas. Closely resembles Lithocampe. Living animal unknown. (Translation from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.) ]


Biogeography and Palaeobiology

Biostratigraphic distribution

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): at top of Neogene Period (100% up, 2.6Ma, in Piacenzian stage). Data source: Total of ranges of the species in this database
First occurrence (base): within Neogene Period (2.59-23.03Ma, base in Aquitanian stage). Data source: Total of ranges of species in this database

Plot of occurrence data:


Ehrenberg, C. G. (1844e). Uber 2 neue Lager von Gebirgsmassen aus Infusorien als Meeres-Absatz in Nord-Amerika und eine Vergleichung derselben mit den organischen Kreide-Gebilden in Europa und Afrika. Bericht uber die zu Bekanntmachung geeigneten Verhandlungen der Koniglichen Preussische Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin. 1844: 57-97. gs


Lithobotrys compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 17-7-2024

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