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Lamprocyclas matakohe

Radiolaria - Nassellaria - Pterocorythidae

Lamprocyclas matakohe was named by O'Conner (1994). Its type specimen is R116, 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
1994Lamprocyclas matakohe O'Conner p. 344 figs. pl. 2, figs. 9, 10, 14, 15

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phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderNassellariaEhrenberg 1875
superfamilyAcanthodesmiaceaHertwig 1879
familyPterocorythidaeHaeckel 1881
genusLamprocyclasHaeckel 1881

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.

No diagnoses are available