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Gorgansium steigeri

Radiolaria - Spumellaria - Pantanelliidae

Taxonomy
Gorgansium steigeri was named by Kiessling (1999). Its type locality is Longing Gap Radiolarians, LG 1, which is in a Tithonian basinal (siliciclastic) mudstone in the Ameghino Formation of Antarctica.

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1999Gorgansium steigeri Kiessling

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
RankNameAuthor
orderSpumellariaEhrenberg 1875
familyPantanelliidaePessagno 1977
subfamilyPantanelliinaePessagno 1977
genusGorgansiumPessagno and Blome 1980
speciessteigeri

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available