Tholospyris anthophora

Classification: rads_cenozoic -> Trissocyclidae -> Triospyridae -> Tholospyris -> Tholospyris anthophora
Sister taxa: T. anthophora, T. baconiana, T. capoi, T. cortinisca, T. devexa, T. fornicata, T. gephyristes, T. infericosta, T. kantiana, T. macropora, T. mammillaris, T. procera, T. rhombus, T. scaphipes, T. tripodiscus, T. sp.


Citation: Tholospyris anthophora (Haeckel 1887)
Rank: species
Basionym: Dictyospyris anthophora

Catalog entries: Dictyospyris anthophora

Original description: Shell tuberculate, nut-shaped, nearly cubical, without external sagittal strictures. Pores not numerous, large, polygonally roundish. Bars between them compressed, elevated, with large, campanulate or flower-like tubercles on the nodal points. Basal plate with four large pores.

Shell 0.07 long 0.09 broad.
Remarks on original description: Haeckel listed Dictyospyris anthophora under the subgeneric name Dictyospyrissa , but did not include the subgeneric name in the species name.


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:



Tholospyris anthophora compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 11-4-2021

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