radiolaria - rads_cenozoic - Orodapis radiolaria - rads_cenozoic - Orodapis


Classification: rads_cenozoic -> Orosphaeridae -> Orodapis
Sister taxa: Orodapis, Oroscena
Daughter taxa (time control age-window is: 0-800Ma)
Orodapis spongiosa

neptune records:
Orodapis sp.

neptune records:


Citation: Orodapis
taxonomic rank: genus
Basionym: Orodapis

Catalog entries: Orodapis

Original description: Approximately spherical shell, the lattice having an irregular surface and bearing two types of spines - long, thicker ones, irregularly wavy in form, acute, and usually conspicuously widened at the surface of the lattice; and numerous shorter, thinner ones. Within the shell is a spicule consisting generally of two sets of three rays each (rarely, one group of three rays and one group of four), joined by a short connecting bar.


Biogeography and Palaeobiology

Biostratigraphic distribution

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): Extant. Data source: Total of range of species in this database
First occurrence (base): at top of No known fossil record modern (100% up, 0Ma, in "Holocene" stage). Data source: Total of range of species in this database

Plot of occurrence data:


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Orodapis compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 23-7-2024

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