Amphistegina (foram)

Rotaliina - Asterigerinacea - Amphisteginidae

Parent taxon: Amphisteginidae according to A. R. Loeblich and H. Tappan 1984

See also Margerel 2012 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Amphistegina euaensis Amphistegina gibbosa Amphistegina lessonii Amphistegina rotundata

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Ecology: stationary semi-infaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (1 collection), Egypt (5), French Polynesia (1), Japan (1), Jordan (2), the Marshall Islands (2), Mauritius (2), Mayotte (1), New Caledonia (1), Palau (1), Panama (1), Saudi Arabia (3), the Seychelles (1), Taiwan (1), United States (6: Florida, Hawaii)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Comoros (1)

• Pliocene of Antigua and Barbuda (1), Costa Rica (1), Egypt (7), Italy (3), Panama (1), United States (1: South Carolina)

• Miocene of Algeria (1), Austria (7), Cape Verde (1), Egypt (2), France (2), Indonesia (4), Iran (4), Israel (1), Italy (2), Malaysia (2), Morocco (1), New Zealand (2), Poland (4), Romania (3), Saudi Arabia (1), South Africa (1), Spain (1), Tanzania (1), Turkey (7), United States (1: Florida)

• Oligocene of Antigua and Barbuda (3), Indonesia (1), Italy (9), New Zealand (1), Puerto Rico (1), Spain (4), United States (1: Florida)

• Eocene of Costa Rica (1), Mexico (2), Spain (1), Tonga (1), Trinidad and Tobago (1), United States (1: Washington)

Total: 119 collections including 125 occurrences

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