Fossil group: Acritarcha
Genus Vulcanisphaera Deunff, 1961

Taxon ID: 1441 | 2010-03-17 / 2010-03-17
Belongs to: Acritarcha
Sister taxa: Acanthodiacrodium | Acrosphaeridium | Actipillion | Akomachra | Ammonidium | Arbusculidium | Archaeodiscina | Arcosphaeridium | Aremoricanium | Arkonia | Asteridium | Athabascaella | Axisphaeridium | Bacisphaeridium | Baltisphaeridium | Buedingiisphaeridium | Caldariola | Calyxiella | Celtiberium | Ceratophyton | Cheleutochroa | Chlamydosphaeridia | Comasphaeridium | Coronitesta | Coryphidium | Costatilobus | Cristallinium | Cycloposphaeridium | Cymatiogalea | Cymatiosphaera | Dactylofusa | Dasydiacrodium | Dicommopalla | Dictyosphaeridium | Dictyotidium | Diexallophasis | Dilatisphaera | Domasia | Elektroriskos | Elenia | Eliasum | Estiastra | Excultibrachium | Fimbriaglomerella | Florisphaeridium | Globosphaeridium | Goniosphaeridium | Gorgonisphaeridium | Gyalorhethium | Hapsidopalla | Helosphaeridium | Impluviculus | Izhoria | Joehvisphaera | Kundasphaera | Labyrinthosphaeridium | Lacunosphaeridium | Ladogella | Leiofusa | Leiosphaeridia | Leiovalia | Liepaina | Liliosphaeridium | Lophosphaeridium | Lunulidia | Micrhystridium | Multiplicisphaeridium | Nanocyclopia | Nodosus | Oppilatala | Ordovicidium | Orthosphaeridium | Ovulum | Palaeocladophora | Palaeomonostroma | Peteinosphaeridium | Pheoclosterium | Pirea | Poikilofusa | Polyancistrodorus | Polyedryxium | Polygonium | Priscogaleata | Priscotheca | Pterospermella | Pterospermopsis | Pulvinosphaeridium | Raplasphaera | Revinotesta | Rhopaliophora | Saharidia | Salopidium | Skiagia | Solisphaeridium | Stellechinatum | Stelliferidium | Taeniosphaeridium | Tasmanites | Timofeevia | Tranvikium | Trichosphaeridium | Tunisphaeridium | Tylotopalla | Veryhachium | Villosacapsula | Visbysphaera | Volkovia | Winwaloeusia
Contains: Vulcanisphaera africana | Vulcanisphaera imparilis | Vulcanisphaera minor | Vulcanisphaera turbata
Baltoscandian species (in database): 4

Selection of related publications

  • Paalits, 1995. Acritarchs from the Cambrian-Ordovician boundary beds at Tõnismägi, Tallinn, North Estonia
  • Paalits, 1992b. Upper Cambrian acritarchs from boring core M-72 of North Estonia
  • Uutela & Tynni, 1991. Ordovician acritarchs from the Rapla borehole, Estonia

Taxon occurrences on map


Identifications of taxon in collection specimens

Taxon images

Vulcanisphaera minor Uutela et Tynni, 1991, GIT 344-307
GIT 344-307 Vulcanisphaera minor Uutela et Tynni, 1991
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Vulcanisphaera turbata, Martin 1981, TUG 1520-22
TUG 1520-22 Vulcanisphaera turbata, Martin 1981
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Vulcanisphaera aff. Africana, TUG 1520-23
TUG 1520-23 Vulcanisphaera aff. Africana
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Vulcanisphaera turbata, Martin 1981, TUG 1520-25
TUG 1520-25 Vulcanisphaera turbata, Martin 1981
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Vulcanisphaera aff. Africana, TUG 1520-28
TUG 1520-28 Vulcanisphaera aff. Africana
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Vulcanisphaera turbata, Martin 1981, TUG 1520-3
TUG 1520-3 Vulcanisphaera turbata, Martin 1981
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Vulcanisphaera turbata Martin, 1981, TUG 1528-13
TUG 1528-13 Vulcanisphaera turbata Martin, 1981
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Vulcanisphaera africana Deunff, 1961, TUG 1528-17
TUG 1528-17 Vulcanisphaera africana Deunff, 1961
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Vulcanisphaera aff africana Deunff, 1961, TUG 1528-43
TUG 1528-43 Vulcanisphaera aff africana Deunff, 1961
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Vulcanisphaera turbata Martin, 1981, TUG 1520-39
TUG 1520-39 Vulcanisphaera turbata Martin, 1981
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Vulcanisphaera turbata, Martin 1981, TUG 1520-22
TUG 1520-22 Vulcanisphaera turbata, Martin 1981
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Vulcanisphaera turbata Martin, 1981, TUG 1520-39
TUG 1520-39 Vulcanisphaera turbata Martin, 1981
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Vulcanisphaera imparilis forma 4 Rasul, 1976, TUG 1535-19
TUG 1535-19 Vulcanisphaera imparilis forma 4 Rasul, 1976
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