radiolaria - rads_cenozoic - Cubotholus


Classification: rads_cenozoic -> Tholoniidae -> Tholoniidae inc sed -> Cubotholus
Sister taxa: Amphitholus, Cubotholus, Tholoma
Daughter taxa (time control age-window is: 0-800Ma)
Cubotholus octoceras

neptune records:
Cubotholus sp.

neptune records:


Citation: Cubotholus Haeckel 1887
Rank: genus
Basionym: Cubotholus

Catalog entries: Cubotholus

Original description: Tholonida with simple cortical shell (without external veil), composed of six hemispherical cupolas, opposite in pairs on the poles of three axes perpendicular one to another, covering six sides of the cuboidal Larnacilla-shaped central chamber (with medullary shell).




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 Piacenzian 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 years 1873-1876. 18: 1-1803. gs


Cubotholus compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 7-8-2022

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