Pararuesticyrtium coniformis Tekin and Mostler 2005 (radiolarian)

Radiolaria - Nassellaria - Ruesticyrtiidae

Full reference: U.K. Tekin and H. Mostler. 2005. Longobardian (Middle Triassic) Entactinarian and Nassellarian Radiolaria from the Dinarides of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Journal of Paleontology 79(I):1-20

Belongs to Pararuesticyrtium according to U.K. Tekin and H. Mostler 2005

Sister taxa: Pararuesticyrtium anatoliaensis, Pararuesticyrtium densiporatum, Pararuesticyrtium longispinosum, Pararuesticyrtium mediobulbosum, Pararuesticyrtium mersinensis, Pararuesticyrtium rariporatum, Pararuesticyrtium sanfilippoae

Type specimen: GPU 2003/ TEMO 1-078. Its type locality is Collection 88-272, Varoski Creek, High Karst Nappe, Dinarides, which is in a Longobardian basinal (carbonate) limestone in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Ecology: passively mobile planktonic omnivore

Distribution: found only at Collection 88-272, Varoski Creek, High Karst Nappe, Dinarides

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