Cryptostephanidium reticulospinosum Dumitrica et al. 2010 (radiolarian)

Protozoa - Entactinaria - Eptingiidae

Full reference: P. Dumitrica, U. K. Tekin, and Y. Bedi. 2010. Eptingiacea and Saturnaliacea (Radiolaria) from the middle Carnian of Turkey and some late Ladinian to early Norian samples from Oman and Alaska. Palaeontologische Zeitschrift 84:259-292

Belongs to Cryptostephanidium according to P. Dumitrica et al. 2010

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

Type specimen: Its type locality is Köseyahya, which is in a Julian marine limestone/mudstone in Turkey

Ecology: passively mobile planktonic omnivore


• Triassic of Oman (2 collections), Turkey (1)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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