Entactinosphaera amphilaphes Carter 1993 (radiolarian)

Radiolaria - Entactinaria - Entactiniidae

Full reference: E. Carter. 1993. Biochronology and paleontology of uppermost Triassic (Rhaetian) radiolarians, Queen Charlotte Islands, British Columbia, Canada. Memoires de Geologie 11:1-175

Belongs to Entactinosphaera according to E. Carter 1993

Sister taxa: Entactinosphaera aubouini, Entactinosphaera cimelia, Entactinosphaera esostrongyla, Entactinosphaera palimbola, Entactinosphaera simoni, Entactinosphaera spinulata, Entactinosphaera triassica, Entactinosphaera zapfei

Type specimen: Its type locality is 87-CNA-SKUD-7 Kunga Island, which is in a Rhaetian basinal (siliciclastic) limestone/siltstone in the Sandilands Formation of Canada

Ecology: passively mobile planktonic omnivore

Distribution:

• Triassic of Canada (28: British Columbia collections)

Total: 28 collections each including a single occurrence

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