Sphaeroidinellopsis Banner and Blow 1959 (foram)

Globigerinaceae - Globigerinidae

Parent taxon: Globigerinidae according to S. W. Snyder et al. 1983

See also Gibson 1983 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Cassigerinella, Cassigerinelloita, Globigerina, Globigerinatella, Globigerinella, Globigerinita, Globigerinoides, Globoconella, Globoquadrina, Globoturborotalita, Orbulina, Praeorbulina, Pulleniatina, Sphaeroidinella, Tenuitella

Subtaxa: Sphaeroidinellopsis kochi Sphaeroidinellopsis paenedehiscens Sphaeroidinellopsis seminulina

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Ecology: stationary semi-infaunal omnivore

Distribution:

• Pliocene of East Timor (22 collections), Egypt (1), Italy (1), United States (3: North Carolina, Virginia)

• Miocene to Pliocene of East Timor (22), New Zealand (1)

• Miocene of Cape Verde (1), East Timor (16), New Zealand (1), Tanzania (2)

Total: 70 collections including 190 occurrences

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