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Michelinia escobari

Anthozoa - Favositida - Micheliniidae

Taxonomy
Michelinia escobari was named by Wilson (1990). Its type specimen is LACMIP 8027 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is LACMIP 8693, Matilde Section, which is in a Sakmarian shallow subtidal limestone in the Copacabana Formation of Bolivia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1990Michelinia escobari Wilson p. 72 figs. 10.7,11.1-11.3

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassTabulataMilne-Edwards and Haime 1850
orderFavositidaWedekind 1937
RankNameAuthor
suborderFavositinaWedekind 1937
superfamilyFavositicaeDana 1846
familyMicheliniidaeWaagen and Wentzel 1886
genusMicheliniade Koninck 1841
speciesescobari

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