radiolaria - rads_cenozoic - Lithocarpium


Classification: rads_cenozoic -> Litheliidae -> Litheliidae inc sed -> Lithocarpium
Sister taxa: Amphymenium, Lithocarpium
Daughter taxa (time control age-window is: 0-800Ma)
Lithocarpium fragilis

neptune records: 15
Lithocarpium sp.

neptune records: 69


Citation: Lithocarpium Sto_hr 1880
Rank: genus
Basionym: Lithocarpium

Catalog entries: Lithocarpium

Original description: Ellipsoide Gitterschale mit röhrenförmigem Mündungsanhang, der unten an der runden Mündung einen Kranz kleiner Zacken trägt.

Translated description: Elliptical shell with a tubular peristome, the circular opening with a corona of small teeth.]


Biogeography and Palaeobiology

Biostratigraphic distribution

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): at top of Piacenzian Stage (100% up, 2.6Ma, in Piacenzian stage). Data source: Total of range of species in this database
First occurrence (base): at base of Aquitanian Stage (0% up, 23Ma, in Aquitanian stage). Data source: Total of range of species in this database

Plot of occurrence data:


Stöhr, E. (1880). Die Radiolarienfauna der Tripoli von Grotte, Provinz Girgenti in Sicilien. Palaeontographica N. F.. 6(4): 71-121. gs


Lithocarpium compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 21-9-2021

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