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Paroertlispongus spinorientalis

Protozoa - Spumellaria - Oertlispongidae

Paroertlispongus spinorientalis was named by Takahashi (2014). Its type specimen is TGU 8809 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is KC02-10, Ky Cung River section, which is in a Smithian slope limestone in the Bac Thuy Formation of Vietnam.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2014Paroertlispongus spinorientalis Takahashi p. 294 fig. 207

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classProtozoaGoldfuss 1820
subphylumSarcodinaSchmarda 1871
classReticulareaLankester 1885
subclassRadiolaria(Müller 1858)
orderSpumellariaEhrenberg 1875
superfamilySponguraceaHaeckel 1862
familyOertlispongidaeKozur and Mostler 1980
genusParoertlispongusKozur and Mostler 1981

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.

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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: Smithian or 251.30000 to 247.20000 Ma

Collections (3 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Smithian251.3 - 247.2Vietnam Paroertlispongus spinorientalis (143596 143597 type locality: 155516)