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Tambia

Taxonomy
Tambia was named by Muller (1969).

It was assigned to Ichnofossils by Hantzschel (1975).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1969Tambia Muller
1975Tambia Hantzschel

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RankNameAuthor
Ichnofossils
RankNameAuthor
genusTambiaMuller 1969

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 1975Spirally coiled structures with circular outline; diameter 2 to 3 cm; surface covered by streaks either running parallel to periphery of circular outline or arranged in subspiral fanlike manner; streaks sometimes transversely annulated.