Xiphostylus Haeckel 1881 (radiolarian)

Radiolaria - Spumellaria - Xiphostylidae

Parent taxon: Xiphostylidae according to P. De Wever et al. 2001

See also Hull 1997 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Amuria, Archaeocenosphaera, Suna, Triactoma, Trigonosphaera, Tripocyclia, Zanola

Subtaxa: Xiphostylus communis Xiphostylus duvalensis Xiphostylus fragilis Xiphostylus gasquetensis Xiphostylus halli Xiphostylus logdellensis Xiphostylus simplus Xiphostylus whalenae

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Ecology: passively mobile planktonic omnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of the Philippines (1 collection)

• Jurassic of Canada (3: British Columbia), China (1), Japan (8), Oman (1), the Russian Federation (1), Slovenia (4), Spain (6), United States (50: California, Oregon)

Total: 75 collections including 109 occurrences

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