Botryocyrtis quinaria

Classification: rads_cenozoic -> Cannobotryidae -> Botryocyrtidae -> Botryocyrtis -> Botryocyrtis quinaria
Sister taxa: B. elongatum, B. quinaria, B. scutum, B. sp.


Citation: Botryocyrtis quinaria Ehrenberg 1873
Rank: species
Basionym: Botryocyrtis quinaria

Catalog entries: Botryocyrtis quinaria

Translated description: [A fragment of the frontal segment of one specimen was observed. Frontal lobes 5, arranged subglobosely approximately as in Rotalia, with two median apertures. Apparently very close to B. caput serpentis, but lacks the inflated third segment. Total length 64 ยต. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]


Biogeography and Palaeobiology

Biostratigraphic distribution

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): Extant Data source: Lazarus et al. 2015 - "R age group"
First occurrence (base): within Quaternary Period (0.00-2.59Ma, base in Gelasian stage). Data source: Lazarus et al. 2015 - "R age group"

Plot of occurrence data:



Botryocyrtis quinaria compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 17-5-2021

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