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Xiphostylus gasquetensis

Radiolaria - Spumellaria - Xiphostylidae

Taxonomy
Xiphostylus gasquetensis was named by Pessagno et al. (1989). Its type specimen is USNM 424172 and is a 3D body fossil.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1989Xiphostylus gasquetensis Pessagno et al. p. 236 figs. Pl. 6, figs. 7, 8, 22, 23
1989Xiphostylus gasquetensis Pessagno and Yang

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderSpumellariaEhrenberg 1875
familyXiphostylidaeHaeckel 1881
genusXiphostylusHaeckel 1881
speciesgasquetensis

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