Classification: rads_cenozoic -> Trissocyclidae -> Triospyridae -> Platybursa
Sister taxa: Androspyris, Clathrospyris, Corythospyris, Dorcadospyris, Giraffospyris, Gorgospyris, Lamprospyris, Petalospyris, Platybursa, Rhodospyris, Tholospyris, Triceraspyris
Daughter taxa (time control age-window is: 0-800Ma)
Platybursa clathrobursa

neptune records: 3
Platybursa sp.

neptune records:


Citation: Platybursa Haeckel 1881
Rank: genus
Basionym: Platybursa

Catalog entries: Platybursa

Original description: 1e. Tribus: Archiperida Monocyrtidta clausa triradiata.
A. Archiperida obtusa (capitulo laevi, non spinoso)
AII. testa bursaeformi, dorsoventraliter compressa
spinis tribus simplicibus

Translated description: 1e. Tribe: Archiperida. Closed monocyrtids with three radial appendages.
A. Obtuse Archiperida (cephalis smooth, not spiny).
AII.Test like a purse, dorso-ventrally compressed.
Three spines simple. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]


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 Gelasian stage). Data source: Total of range of species in this database

Plot of occurrence data:


Haeckel, E. (1882). 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


Platybursa compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 11-4-2021

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