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Classification: rads_cenozoic -> Sphaerozoidae -> Rhaphidozoum
Sister taxa: Collozoum, Rhaphidozoum, Sphaerozoum
Daughter taxa (time control age-window is: 0-800Ma)
Rhaphidozoum pandora

neptune records:
Rhaphidozoum sp.

neptune records:


Citation: Rhaphidozoum Haeckel 1862
taxonomic rank: genus
Basionym: Rhaphidozoum

Catalog entries: Rhaphidozoum

Original description: Skelet wird durch mehrere einzelne, solide Spicula von zweierlei oder mehrerlei verschiedener Gestalt vertreten, welche gewöhnlich in tangentialer Lagerungrings, um jede der gesellig verbundenen Centralkapseln in deren Matrix zerstreut sind.

Translated description: Skeleton constituted by solid spicules of two, or more, different shapes, usually scattered in tangential annular layers around each one of the central capsules contained in the matrix. (In German. Translated by J.P.C.)]


Biogeography and Palaeobiology

Biostratigraphic distribution

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): Extant. Data source: Total of ranges of the species in this database
First occurrence (base): within Quaternary Period (0.00-2.59Ma, base in Gelasian stage). Data source: Total of ranges of species in this database

Plot of occurrence data:


Haeckel, E (1862). Die Radiolarien (Rhizopoda Radiaria). Eine Monographie. Georg Reimer, Berlin. 1-572. gs O


Rhaphidozoum compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 21-7-2024

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