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Spongatractus pachystylus

Radiolaria - Spumellaria - Stylosphaeridae

Taxonomy
Spongosphaera pachystyla was named by Ehrenberg (1873). It is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Spongatractus pachystylus by Sanfilippo et al. (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1873Spongosphaera pachystyla Ehrenberg p. 256
2003Spongatractus pachystylus Sanfilippo et al. p. 56

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderSpumellariaEhrenberg 1875
familyStylosphaeridaeHaeckel 1881
genusSpongatractusHaeckel 1887
speciespachystylus(Ehrenberg 1873)

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