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Merlingina

Taxonomy
Merlingina is a genus. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Foraminiferida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Merlingina Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
RankNameAuthor
phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
phylumForaminifera(d'Orbigny 1826)
genusMerlingina

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Locomotion: stationaryuc
Life habit: semi-infaunaluc
Diet: omnivoreuc
Created: 2007-11-28 00:47:02
Modified: 2009-05-20 05:31:44
Source: uc = unranked clade
Reference: Kiessling 2004

Age range: Late/Upper Cenomanian or 99.60000 to 93.50000 Ma

Collections (7 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Late/Upper Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5Croatia (Istria) M. cretacea (68103)
Late/Upper Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5Lebanon (Kesrouâne) M. sp. (86185)
Late/Upper Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5Turkey (Antalya) M. cretacea (161551 161558 161559)
Middle Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5Turkey (Antalya) M. cretacea (161694)
Middle Cenomanian - Late/Upper Cenomanian99.6 - 93.5Turkey (Antalya) M. cretacea (161699)