Follicucullus furca Caridroit and De Wever 1986 (radiolarian)

Protozoa - Albaillellaria - Follicucullidae

Full reference: M. Caridroit and P. De Wever. 1986. Some Late Permian radiolarians from pelitic rocks of the Tatsuno Formation (Hyogo Prefecture), southwest Japan. Marine Micropaleontology 11:55-90

Belongs to Follicucullus according to M. Caridroit and P. De Wever 1986

Sister taxa: Follicucullus bipartitus, Follicucullus bispinosus, Follicucullus charveti, Follicucullus crenulatus, Follicucullus dactylinus, Follicucullus dilatatus, Follicucullus elongatus, Follicucullus falx, Follicucullus guangxiensis, Follicucullus hamatus, Follicucullus japonicus, Follicucullus lagenarius, Follicucullus latior, Follicucullus monacanthus, Follicucullus orthogonus, Follicucullus porrectus, Follicucullus quadrataris, Follicucullus scholasticus, Follicucullus sphaericus, Follicucullus ventricosus, Follicucullus whangaroaensis, Cariver dorsoconvexus

Type specimen: Its type locality is Mt 1 Mikazuki, Kf82, which is in a Wuchiapingian marine shale in the Tatsuno Formation of Japan

Ecology: passively mobile planktonic omnivore


• Permian of China (1 collection), Japan (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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