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Palaeospiculum burkensis

Radiolaria - Archaeospicularia - Palaeospiculidae

Taxonomy
Palaeospiculum burkensis was named by Won and Below (1999). Its type specimen is 7306J-2376, a test, and it is a 3D body fossil. It is the type species of Palaeospiculum.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1999Palaeospiculum burkensis Won and Below p. 340 figs. pl. 1, figs. 8-12, 20, 22
1999Palaeospiculum burkensis Won, in Won and Below
2008Palaeospiculum burkensis Maletz and Bruton p. 1186

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderArchaeospiculariaDumitrica et al. 2000
familyPalaeospiculidae()
genusPalaeospiculum
speciesburkensis

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