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Calamites (Mesocalamites)

- Calamitaceae

Taxonomy
Mesocalamites was named by Hirmer (1927). It is not extant. It is considered to be a form taxon.

It was reranked as Calamites (Mesocalamites) by Tidwell et al. (1992).

It was assigned to Calamites by Tidwell et al. (1992).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1992Calamites (Mesocalamites) Tidwell et al. p. 1018

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
familyCalamitaceae
RankNameAuthor
genusCalamites
subgenusMesocalamites(Hirmer 1927)

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