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Charlottea Carter et al. 1998 (radiolarian)

Radiolaria - Entactinaria - Eptingiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 71401

Full reference: E. S. Carter, P. A. Whalen, and J. Guex. 1998. Biochronology and paleontology of Lower Jurassic (Hettangian and Sinemurian) radiolarians, Queen Charlotte Islands, British Columbia. Geological Survey of Canada Bulletin (496)1-162

Parent taxon: Eptingiidae according to P. De Wever et al. 2001

Sister taxa: Capnuchospyris, Coronatubopyle, Cryptostephanidium, Divatella, Eptingium, Ferresium, Perisphyridium, Perispyridium, Pylostephanidium, Spongostephanidium, Tozerium, Triassistephanidium, Triassolaguncula, Veleptingium, Xenorum

Subtaxa: Charlottea amurensis, Charlottea carterae, Charlottea harbridgensis, Charlottea hotaoensis, Charlottea johnsoni, Charlottea penderi, Charlottea proprietatis, Charlottea triquetra, Charlottea weedensis

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Type: Charlottea amurensis

Ecology: passively mobile planktonic omnivore