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Lophophaena apiculata

Classification: rads_cenozoic -> Plagiacanthidae -> Lophophaenidae -> Lophophaena -> Lophophaena apiculata
Sister taxa: L. apiculata, L. arctissa, L. arie, L. buetschlii, L. capito, L. circumtexta, L. clevei, L. cylindrica, L. decacantha, L. galeaorci, L. hispida, L. josephinus, L. macrencephala, L. mugaica, L. nadezdae, L. polycyrtis, L. radians, L. rioplatensis, L. sibirica, L. simplex, L. tekopua, L. thaumasia, L. variabilis, L. witjazii, Lophophaenoma, L. sp., Lophophaenoma sp.


Citation: Lophophaena apiculata Ehrenberg 1873
taxonomic rank: species

Catalog entries: Lophophaena apiculata

Original description: [2-segmented, slightly rough; cephalis globose, very broad, armed at the apex with many small spinules, and with longi-tudinal non-contiguous rows of pores. Second segment separated by a stricture, slightly narrower than the first, irregularly truncate posteriorly, with equal pores. Length with spinules 90 µ, of slender spinules (5) 8 µ, of cephalis 56 µ. Breadth of cephalis 59 µ. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]


Biogeography and Palaeobiology

Biostratigraphic distribution

Geological Range:
Last occurrence (top): within (-Ma, top in "Holocene" stage). Data source:
First occurrence (base): within (-Ma, base in "Holocene" stage). Data source:

Plot of occurrence data:



Lophophaena apiculata compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 22-7-2024

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