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Spirocyrtis proboscis

Radiolaria - Nassellaria - Artostrobiidae

Taxonomy
Spirocyrtis proboscis was named by O'Conner (1994). Its type specimen is R58, 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.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1994Spirocyrtis proboscis O'Conner p. 341 figs. pl. 2, figs. 1-4

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
RankNameAuthor
orderNassellariaEhrenberg 1875
superfamilyAcanthodesmiaceaHertwig 1879
familyArtostrobiidaeRiedel 1967
genusSpirocyrtisHaeckel 1881
speciesproboscis

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