radiolaria - rads_cenozoic - Artopilium <title>radiolaria - rads_cenozoic - Artopilium


Classification: rads_cenozoic -> Theoperidae -> Stichopiliidae -> Artopilium
Sister taxa: Artopilium, Dictyocodon, Stichopilium
Daughter taxa (time control age-window is: 0-800Ma)
Artopilium elegans

neptune records:
Artopilium sp.

neptune records:


Citation: Artopilium Haeckel 1881
Rank: genus
Basionym: Artopilium

Catalog entries: Artopilium

Original description: 4b. Tribus: Artopilida. Tetracyrtida aperta triradiata.
A. Artopilica alata (appendicibus tribus lateralibus).
AII. alis tribus clathratuis later.
ostii limbo spin. sex clatr. ornato.

Translated description: 4b. Tribe: Artopilida. Open, triradiate Tetracyrtida.
A. Winged Artopilida (with three lateral appendages).
AII. With three lateral latticed wings.
With apertural girdle provided with six latticed spines. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]
Remarks on original description: Junior objective synonym of Trictenartus Haeckel,1881a




Biogeography and Palaeobiology

Similar species

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 Aquitanian Stage (0% up, 23Ma, in Aquitanian stage). Data source: Total of range of species in this database

Plot of occurrence data:


Haeckel, E. (1882a). Entwurf eines Radiolarien-Systems auf Grund von Studien der Challenger-Radiolarien [Basis for a radiolarian classification from the study of Radiolaria of the Challenger collection]. Jenaische Zeitschrift für Naturwissenschaft. 15: 418-472. gs


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

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