radiolaria - rads_cenozoic - Dictyocodon


Classification: rads_cenozoic -> Theoperidae -> Stichopiliidae -> Dictyocodon
Sister taxa: Artopilium, Dictyocodon, Stichopilium
Daughter taxa (time control age-window is: 0-800Ma)
Dictyocodon palladius

neptune records:
Dictyocodon sp.

neptune records:


Citation: Dictyocodon Haeckel 1881
Rank: genus
Basionym: Dictyocodon

Catalog entries: Dictyocodon

Original description: 3b. Tribus: Theopilida. Tricystida aperta triradiata.
A. Theopilida secundo articulo triradiato (Pterocorida ) (= costis aut appendicibus medii articuli tribus perspicuis).
AII. coronata (ostio testae corona spinarum terminali ornata).
IIb. alis tribus articuli secundi et dentibus coronae clathratis.

Translated description: 3b. Tribe: Theopilida. Open, triradiate Tricyrtida.
A. Theopilida with the second segment triradiate (Pterocorida) (that is, with three ribs or appendages of the middle segment visible).
AII. Coronate (aperture of the test provided with a terminal corona of spines).
IIb. With three wings of the second segment and teeth of the corona latticed. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]




Biogeography and Palaeobiology

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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. (1882a). Entwurf eines Radiolarien-Systems auf Grund von Studien der Challenger-Radiolarien [Basis for a radiolarian classification from the study of Radiolaria of the Challenger collection]. Jenaische Zeitschrift für Naturwissenschaft. 15: 418-472. gs


Dictyocodon compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 3-12-2022

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