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Verticiplagia filiforma Dumitrica 2004 (radiolarian)

Radiolaria - Nassellaria - Plagiacanthidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 240583

Full reference: P. Dumitrica. 2004. New Mesozoic and early Cenozoic spicular Nassellaria and Nassellaria-like Radiolaria. Revue de micropaléontologie 47:193-224

Belongs to Verticiplagia according to P. Dumitrica 2004

Sister taxa: Verticiplagia abietinoides, Verticiplagia balatonica, Verticiplagia deflandrei, Verticiplagia oregonensis, Verticiplagia ramosa, Verticiplagia rhinoceros, Verticiplagia simplex, Verticiplagia turcica, Verticiplagia verticillata, Verticiplagia yehae

Type specimen: No. 74377. Its type locality is BV 85-70, Site Fociade, Monte de Saline, Marmolada massif, which is in a Ladinian deep-water marl in the Livinallongo Formation of Italy.

Ecology: passively mobile planktonic omnivore