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Caphtorocyrtium tenerum Bragin and Krylov 1999 (radiolarian)

Radiolaria - Nassellaria - Deflandrecyrtiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 150373

Full reference: N. Y. Bragin and K. A. Krylov. 1999. Early Norian Radiolaria from Cyprus. Geodiversitas 21(4):539-569

Belongs to Caphtorocyrtium according to N. Y. Bragin and K. A. Krylov 1999

Sister taxon: Caphtorocyrtium paenuloides

Type specimen: Its type locality is Agia Varvara Radiolaria, which is in a Lacian slope limestone/chert in Cyprus

Ecology: passively mobile planktonic omnivore