Cantharospyris platybursa

Classification: rads_cenozoic -> Trissocyclidae -> Trissocyclidae inc sed -> Cantharospyris -> Cantharospyris platybursa
Sister taxa: C. platybursa, C. sp.


Citation: Cantharospyris platybursa Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Basionym: Cantharospyris platybursa

Catalog entries: Cantharospyris platybursa

Original description: Shell smooth, nearly discoidal circular, markedly compressed in the sagittal direction, with slight basal stricture. Pores very numerous, irregular polygonal, with thin bars. Basal plate with four very large pores. Six feet short, conical, nearly horizontally expanded. Two sagittal feet (caudal and sternal) larger, about half as long as the shell (shortened in the figure). The two sternal feet larger than the two small or rudimentary tergal feet.


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:



Cantharospyris platybursa compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 20-4-2021

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