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

neptune records:
Acrobotrissa sp.

neptune records:


Citation: Acrobotrissa Haeckel 1887
Rank: genus
Basionym: Acrobotrissa

Catalog entries: Acrobotrissa

Original description: Acrobotrys with three sagittal tubes (an apical, a caudal, and a sternal)
Remarks on original description: Although described as a sub-genus by Haeckel, Acrobotrissa has been used as a genus in the description of the species listed here.

[Emended as a full genus by Popofsky, 1913a, p.321.

Synonymized with Botryopyle Haeckel, by Petrushevskaya, 1971b, p.161; 1975c, p.589; but considered as a subjective synonym of Acrobotrys Haeckel by Petrushevskaya 1981a]


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 base of Gelasian Stage (0% up, 2.6Ma, in Gelasian stage). Data source: Total of range of species in this database

Plot of occurrence data:


Haeckel, E (1887). Report on the Radiolaria collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the year 1873-1876, Zoology. 18: 1-1803. gs


Acrobotrissa compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 13-6-2021

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