Cephalospyris cancellata

Classification: rads_cenozoic -> Trissocyclidae -> Cephalospyris -> Cephalospyris cancellata
Sister taxa: C. cancellata, C. sp.


Citation: Cephalospyris cancellata Haeckel 1887
Rank: species
Basionym: Cephalospyris cancellata

Catalog entries: Cephalospyris cancellata

Original description: Shell slender ovate, two and a half times as long as broad, with deep sagittal stricture and complete ring. Network very delicate, with very small and numerous, irregular polygonal pores. The two large apical holes are separated by a latticed triangular sagittal septum, the apex of which represents a rudimentary horn. Basal plate with two large collar holes. Three feet slightly curved, divergent, about half as long as the breadth of the shell; the caudal foot slender, much thinner than the two stout pyramidal pectoral 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:



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