Bistarkum rhaeticum Tekin 2002 (radiolarian)

Protozoa - Spumellaria - Angulobracchiidae

Full reference: U. K. Tekin. 2002. Late Triassic (Late Norian-Rhaetian) radiolarians from the Antalya Nappes, Central Taurides, Southern Turkey. Rivista Italiana di Paleontologia e Stratigrafia 108(3):415-440

Belongs to Bistarkum according to U. K. Tekin 2002

Sister taxa: Bistarkum bifurcum, Bistarkum brevilatum, Bistarkum coriniforme, Bistarkum cylindratum, Bistarkum martiali, Bistarkum phantomense, Bistarkum rigidium, Bistarkum saginatum

Type specimen: Pl. 1, fig. 16. Its type locality is 97UKT149-01UKT253, Hocaköy Section, Antalya, which is in a Rhaetian basinal (siliceous) chert/lime mudstone in the Gökdere Formation of Turkey.

Ecology: passively mobile planktonic omnivore


• Triassic of Turkey (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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