Kalimnasphaera (radiolarian)

Radiolaria - Spumellaria

Parent taxon: Spumellaria according to J. J. Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Acaeniotylidae, Acanthopyle, Actinommidae, Adiyamanium, Allocyrtium, Amphicyclia, Amphisphaera, Amphistylus, Anakrusidae, Angulobracchiidae, Antygoporidae, Archaeospongoprunidae, Artiscus, Astractura, Astrococcus, Astrocyclia, Astromma, Astrosestrum, Astrosphaeridae, Beatricea, Bernoulliidae, Bolenidae, Callosphaera, Caltrop, Cannartidium, Cannartiscus, Cannartus, Capnuchosphaeridae, Caryosphaera, Caspiaza, Caucasicus, Cavaspongiidae, Cenellipsis, Cenodiscaella, Cenodiscus, Cenolarcopyle, Cessipylorum, Coccodiscidae, Coccolarcus, Conocaryommidae, Conosphaera, Cromyodruppocarpus, Cromyostaurolonche, Cryptolarancium, Cyrtiphaeronemium, Dactyliosphaeridae, Dicoccura, Dictyastrum, Didactylum, Diplactura, Diploplegma, Disolenia, Distriactis, Domuzdagiidae, Doryconthidium, Dorydictyum, Dorydiscus, Dorydruppa, Dorylonchidium, Doryphacus, Doryplegma, Dorysphaera, Druppastylus, Druppocarpus, Druppula, Echinomma, Ellipsidium, Ellipsostylus, Emiluviidae, Entapiidae, Flustrella, Fontinella, Foremanella, Formanhelena, Glomeropyle, Hagiastridae, Halidictyum, Haliomma, Haplotaeniatumidae, Heliocladus, Heliodiscidae, Heliosoma, Heterosestrum, Hexacladus, Hexacromyum, Hexadoras, Hexaloncharium, Hexaporobrachiidae, Hexapylomellidae, Hexastylarium, Hymenactura, Hymeniastrum, Kreyzstella, Lampasa, Larcidium, Larnacalpis, Larnacantha, Larnacillidae, Leugeonidae, Liosphaera, Lithapium, Lithatractus, Melittosphaera, Mendacastridae, Miropylidae, Natraglia, Ommatocampe, Ommatodiscus, Ommatospyris, Orbiculiformidae, Orosphaeridae, Orostaurs, Palaeorubus, Palaeotetraphyle, Pantanelliidae, Parasaturnalidae, Paratriassoastridae, Paratriassoastrum, Parvivaccidae, Patulibracchiidae, Pentactinocapus, Pentactura, Pentalastrum, Pentasphaera, Peritiviator, Phacotriactis, Phantum, Phorticum, Phyletripes, Pipetta, Pipettaria, Plegmosphaera, Praeconocaryommidae, Prunocarpus, Pseudoacanthocircidae, Pseudoacanthosphaera, Pseudoaulophacidae, Pseudosaturnalis, Pyloniacea, Pyloniidae, Pyramispongiidae, Rhodosphaera, Rhopalodictyum, Rustia, Saturnaliacea, Saturnaliidae, Sethodiscinus, Sethostaurus, Spironium, Spongasteriscus, Spongiomma, Spongoacanthus, Spongobrachium, Spongocoelia, Spongodiscacea, Spongodiscidae, Spongolonche, Spongopalliidae, Spongophacus, Spongoplegma, Sponguracea, Sponguridae, Srakaeosphaera, Stauracontium, Staurancistra, Staurococcura, Staurocromyum, Staurocyclia, Staurodictya, Staurodoras, Stauroplegma, Staurostylus, Stomatodiscus, Stylocyclia, Stylosphaeridae, Stylostaurus, Styptosphaera, Suttoniidae, Tauridastrum, Tetrapylonium, Tetrarectangulum, Tetriastrum, Thalassicola, Theodiscus, Tholoniidae, Tipperella, Triactis, Trigonocyclia, Tripodictya, Tritrabidae, Trochodiscus, Veghicycliidae, Vinassaspongus, Vitorfidae, Xiphodictya, Xiphosphaera, Xiphostaurus, Xiphostylidae, Zonodiscus

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: passively mobile planktonic omnivore

Distribution: found only at Radiolarians from the Hanson Creek Formation, Nevada (Ordovician of Nevada)

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