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Microdictyon sphaeroides

Taxonomy
Microdictyon sphaeroides was named by Hinz (1987). Its type specimen is UB 3, an other, and it is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is Jee's Quarry, Nuneaton, which is in a Tommotian carbonate limestone in the Hartshill Formation of the United Kingdom.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1987Microdictyon sphaeroides Hinz p. 75 figs. pl. 1 f. 1-12; pl. 2 f. 1-7

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
RankNameAuthor
Panarthropoda
phylumOnychophoraGrube 1853
genusMicrodictyonBengston et al. 1981
speciessphaeroides

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available