Set number: 1103

  • R primitiva 1
Reticulofenestra primitiva
Final Epithet
Reticulofenestra primitiva Gheta, 1982

Reticulofenestra primitiva Gheta, 1982


Reticulofenestra circus de Kaenel & Villa, 1996 [Holotype: 8.2µm, Early Oligocene]

Reticulofenestra wadeae Bown, 2005d [Holotype: 9.1µm, Middle Eocene]

Dimensions Of Holotype

Length: 8.6µm


Large (8.0-12.0 µm) subcircular species of Reticulofenestra


Bown, P. R., 2005d. Palaeogene calcareous nannofossils from the Kilwa and Lindi areas of coastal Tanzania (Tanzania Drilling Project 2003-4). Journal of Nannoplankton Research 27(1), 21-95.

de Kaenel, E., Villa, G., 1996. Oligocene-Miocene calcareous nannofossil biostratigraphy and paleoeecology from the Iberian Abyssal Plain. Proceedings of the Ocean Drilling Program, Scientific Results 149, 79-145.

Gheta, N., 1982. The Eocene of NW Transylvania. A new biochronostratigraphic zonation based on calcareous nannoplankton. Dari de Seama ale Sedintelor Institutul de Geologie si Geofizica 69, 95-106.