Giraffospyris lata

Classification: rads_cenozoic -> Trissocyclidae -> Triospyridae -> Giraffospyris -> Giraffospyris lata
Sister taxa: G. annulispina, G. cyrillium, G. didiceros, G. haeckelii, G. lata, G. laterispina, G. sp.


Citation: Giraffospyris lata Goll 1969
Rank: species
Basionym: Giraffospyris lata
Taxonomic discussion: Goll 1969 p 334 pl 58 figs 22 & 24-26; Hull 1993 (ODP 136 SR) p 12 pl 7 fig 4 pl 8 fig 4(synonymy)

Catalog entries: Giraffospyris lata


Biogeography and Palaeobiology

Biostratigraphic distribution

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): within Paleogene Period (23.03-66.04Ma, top in Chattian stage). Data source: Lazarus et al. 2015 - "P age group"
First occurrence (base): within Paleogene Period (23.03-66.04Ma, base in Danian stage). Data source: Lazarus et al. 2015 - "P age group"

Plot of occurrence data:


Goll, M. R. (1969a). Classification and phylogeny of Cenozoic Trissocyclidae (Radiolaria) in the Pacific and Caribbean Basins. Part II. Journal of Paleontology. 43(2): 322-339. gs

Hull, D. M. (1993). Quaternary, Eocene, and Cretaceous Radiolarians from the Hawaiian Arch, Northern Equatorial Pacific Ocean. Proceedings of the Ocean Drilling Program, Scientific Results. 136: 3-25. gs


Giraffospyris lata compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 15-5-2021

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