Paracopicyntra ziyunensis Feng and Gu 2002 (radiolarian)

Radiolaria - Entactinaria - Entactiniidae

Alternative combination: Copicyntra ziyunensis

Full reference: Q. Feng and S. Gu. 2002. Uppermost Changxingian (Permian) radiolarian fauna from southern Guizhou, southwestern China. Journal of Paleontology 76(5):797-809

Belongs to Paracopicyntra according to Q. Feng et al. 2006

See also Feng and Gu 2002 and Feng et al. 2007

Sister taxa: Paracopicyntra akikawaensis, Paracopicyntra longispina, Paracopicyntra simplex

Type specimen: Its type locality is Shaiwa, unit 2, which is in a Changhsingian basinal (siliceous) chert/mudstone in the Qiaoma Formation of China

Ecology: passively mobile planktonic omnivore

Distribution:

• Permian of China (17 collections), Japan (18)

Total: 35 collections each including a single occurrence

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