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Histioderma

Taxonomy
Histioderma was named by Kinahan (1858).

It was assigned to Ichnofossils by Hantzschel (1975).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1858Histioderma Kinahan
1975Histioderma Hantzschel

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RankNameAuthor
Ichnofossils
RankNameAuthor
genusHistiodermaKinahan 1858

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
W. Hantzschel 1975Curved tubes, upper extremities trumpet-shaped, lower turned up at right angle to bedding plane; upper portion of tubes marked by several ridges crossing each other at irregular intervals.