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Pararcheoentactinia impedita

Radiolaria - Archaeospicularia - Archeoentactiniidae

Taxonomy
Pararcheoentactinia impedita was named by Won and Iams (2002). Its type specimen is GSC-122036, a test, and it is a 3D body fossil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Pararcheoentactinia impedita Won and Iams p. 17

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderArchaeospiculariaDumitrica et al. 2000
familyArcheoentactiniidaeWon, in Won and Below 1999
genusPararcheoentactinia
speciesimpedita

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
ReferenceDiagnosis
M.-Z. Won and W. J. Iams 2002A point-centered spicule with six primary rays and an additional one to six secondary rays arising mainly from the meshwork of the spongy tissue of the thin shell wall. The central
point of the primary rays positioned almost at the shell wall.