Xiphotheca De Wever 1979 (radiolarian)

Radiolaria - Nassellaria - Ruesticyrtiidae

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

See also Kozur et al. 2007, O'Dogherty et al. 2009 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Annulotriassocampe, Elbistanium, Nevanellus, Pararuesticyrtium, Paratriassocampe, Pseudotriassocampe, Ruesticyrtium, Striatotriassocampe, Triassocampe, Yeharaia

Subtaxa: Xiphotheca irregularis Xiphotheca pseudolonga Xiphotheca transitus

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Ecology: passively mobile planktonic omnivore

Distribution:

• Triassic of Croatia (3 collections), Cyprus (1), Japan (1), Turkey (9), United States (1: Oregon)

Total: 15 collections including 20 occurrences

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