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Dorcadospyris mahurangi

Radiolaria - Nassellaria - Triospyrididae

Taxonomy
Dorcadospyris mahurangi was named by O'Conner (1994). Its type specimen is R36, a test, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Q08/f555, Matakohe Quarry [Mahurangi Limestone], which is in an Oligocene marine limestone in the Mahurangi Limestone Formation of New Zealand.

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1994Dorcadospyris mahurangi O'Conner p. 338 figs. pl. 1, figs. 1-4

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
RankNameAuthor
orderNassellariaEhrenberg 1875
superfamilyAcanthodesmiaceaHertwig 1879
familyTriospyrididaeHaeckel 1881
genusDorcadospyrisHaeckel 1881
speciesmahurangi

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available