Set number: 496

  • Markalius walviensis VR 01315 1
  • Markalius walviensis VR 01320 2
  • Markalius walviensis VR 01318 3
  • Markalius walviensis VR 01324 4
  • Markalius walviensis VR 01316 5
  • Markalius walviensis VR 01319 6
  • Markalius walviensis VR 01317 7
  • Markalius walviensis VR 01325 8
  • Markalius walviensis VR 01311 9
  • Markalius walviensis VR 01314 10
  • Markalius walviensis VR 01323 11
  • Markalius walviensis VR 01310 12
  • Markalius walviensis VR 01312 13
  • Markalius walviensis VR 01313 14
  • Markalius walviensis VR 01322 15
  • Markalius walviensis VR 01309 16
    10µm
Markalius astroporus, Early Paleocene, Moscow Landing, bank of the Tombigbee River, Alabama, USA

In mobile mount

Final Epithet
Markalius astroporus (Stradner, 1963 ) Hay & Mohler in Hay et al., 1967
Basionym

Cyclococcolithus astroporus Stradner, 1963

Synonyms

Markalius walvisensis Bernaola & Monechi, 2007

Holotype

Re-photo of holotype by Stradner et al., 2010

References

Bernaola, G., Monechi, S., 2007. Calcareous nannofossil extinction and survivorship across the Cretaceous_Paleogene boundary at Walvis Ridge (ODP Hole 1262C, South Atlantic Ocean). Palaeogeography Palaeoclimatology Palaeoecology. 255, 132-156.

Hay, W. W., Mohler, H. P., Roth, P. H., Schmidt, R. R., Boudreaux, J. E., 1967. Calcareous nannoplankton zonation of the Cenozoic of the Gulf Coast and Caribbean-Antillean area, and transoceanic correlation. - Transactions of the Gulf-Coast Association of Geological Societies 17, 428-480.

Stradner, H., 1963. New contributions to Mesozoic stratigraphy by means of nannofossils. Proceedings of the Sixth World Petroleum Congress. Section 1 Paper 4, 167-183.

Stradner, H., Aubry, M. -P., Bonnemaison, M., 2010. Calcareous nannofossil type specimens in the collection of the Geological Survey of Austria: A taxonomic and stratigraphic update. Jahrbuch der Geologischen Bundesanstalt 150(1-2), 9-84.