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Polyentactinia miopora

Radiolaria - Entactinaria - Pylentonemidae

Taxonomy
Polyentactinia miopora was named by Wang (2000). It is a 3D body fossil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2000Polyentactinia miopora Wang p. 248 figs. pl. 1, figs. 13-15
2003Polyentactinia miopora Wang et al. p. 136

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderEntactinariaKozur and Mostler 1982
familyPylentonemidaeDeflandre 1963
genusPolyentactiniaForeman 1963
speciesmioporaWang 2000

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
Y. Wang et al. 2003One sub-spherical lattice shell with six strong, approximately equal in size, three-bladed main spines. The pores are less and large, polygonal to rounded. By-spines not developed.