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Sinosphaera

Radiolaria - Entactinaria - Entactiniidae

Taxonomy
Sinosphaera was named by Feng (2004). Its type is Sinosphaera spinosa.

It was assigned to Xiphostylidae by Feng (2004); and to Entactiniidae by Noble et al. (2017).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2004Sinosphaera Feng
2017Sinosphaera Noble et al. p. 447

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderEntactinariaKozur and Mostler 1982
familyEntactiniidaeRiedel 1967
genusSinosphaeraFeng 2004

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
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: silicac
Environment: marinec
Locomotion: passively mobilec
Life habit: planktonicc
Diet: omnivorec
Created: 2005-01-28 01:13:47
Modified: 2005-01-28 03:13:47
Source: c = class
Reference: Kiessling 1999

Age range: Changhsingian or 254.17000 to 252.17000 Ma

Collections (6 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Changhsingian254.17 - 252.17China (Guangxi) S. spinosa (95331 95332 95333 95334 95335 95336)