Droltus carinaspinosus Kozur and Mostler 1990 (radiolarian)

Polycystina - Nassellaria - Bagotidae

Full reference: H. Kozur and H. Mostler. 1990. Saturnaliacea Deflandre and some other stratigraphically important Radiolaria from the Hettangian of Lenggries/Isar (Bavaria, Northern Calcareous Alps). Geologisch-Paläontologische Mitteilungen Innsbruck 17:179-248

Belongs to Droltus according to H. Kozur and H. Mostler 1990

Sister taxa: Droltus eurasiaticus, Droltus firmus, Droltus fondrenensis, Droltus hecatensis, Droltus laseekensis, Droltus lyellensis, Droltus orchardi, Droltus probosus, Droltus robustospinosus, Droltus sanignacioensis

Type specimen: Its type locality is Mt. Kirchstein, sample L1, which is in a Hettangian basinal (siliceous) limestone in the Kirchstein Formation of Germany.

Ecology: passively mobile planktonic omnivore


• Jurassic of Germany (1 collection), Turkey (13)

Total: 14 collections each including a single occurrence

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