Haeckelicyrtium karcharos Carter 1993 (radiolarian)

Radiolaria - Nassellaria - Deflandrecyrtiidae

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 Haeckelicyrtium according to E. Carter 1993

Sister taxa: Haeckelicyrtium austriacum, Haeckelicyrtium crickmayi, Haeckelicyrtium spinosum, Haeckelicyrtium subcircularis, Haeckelicyrtium takemurai

Type specimen: Its type locality is 87-CNA-SKUB-14 Kunga Island, which is in a Rhaetian basinal (siliciclastic) limestone/siltstone in the Sandilands Formation of Canada

Ecology: passively mobile planktonic omnivore


• Jurassic of the Philippines (1 collection)

• Triassic of Canada (11: British Columbia), the Philippines (1)

Total: 13 collections including 15 occurrences

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