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Entactinaria - Entactiniidae

Klaengspongus was named by Sashida (2000). Its type is Klaengspongus spinosus.

It was assigned to Entactiniidae by Feng and Gu (2002).


Synonymy list
YearName and author
2000Klaengspongus Sashida
2002Klaengspongus Feng and Gu

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superphylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
phylumRadiolariaMüller 1858
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1838)
orderEntactinariaKozur and Mostler 1982
familyEntactiniidaeRiedel 1967
genusKlaengspongusSashida 2000

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.

G. †Klaengspongus Sashida 2000
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Klaengspongus formosus Feng et al. 2009
Klaengspongus spinosus Sashida 2000
Klaengspongus umbilicatus Feng et al. 2009
No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: silicap
Environment: marinep
Locomotion: passively mobilep
Life habit: planktonicp
Diet: omnivorep
Created: 2005-01-28 01:13:47
Modified: 2005-01-28 03:13:47
Source: p = phylum
Reference: Kiessling 1999

Age range: Changhsingian or 254.17000 to 252.17000 Ma

Collections (17 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Changhsingian254.17 - 252.17China (Guangxi) K. spinosus (95337 95338 95339 95340) K. spinosus, K. umbilicatus (95335 95336) K. spinosus, K. umbilicatus, K. formosus (95331 95332 95333 95334) K. umbilicatus, K. formosus (221474)
Changhsingian254.17 - 252.17Thailand K. spinosus (91011)
Changhsingian254.17 - 252.17China (Guizhou) K. spinosus (95315 95316 95317 95320 95323)