Cryptostephanidium japonicum Nakaseko and Nishimura 1979 (radiolarian)

Radiolaria - Entactinaria - Eptingiidae

Alternative combination: Trilonche japonica

Belongs to Cryptostephanidium according to S. Gorican and S. Buser 1990

Sister taxa: Cryptostephanidium cornigerum, Cryptostephanidium dextrogyrum, Cryptostephanidium goncuoglui, Cryptostephanidium longispinosum, Cryptostephanidium nannum, Cryptostephanidium rectospina, Cryptostephanidium reticulospinosum, Cryptostephanidium verrucosum

Ecology: passively mobile planktonic omnivore

Distribution:

• Triassic of Japan (4 collections), the Philippines (3), Slovenia (4)

Total: 11 collections each including a single occurrence

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