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Capnuchosphaera lenticulata

Radiolaria - Spumellaria - Capnuchosphaeridae

Capnuchosphaera lenticulata was named by Pessagno et al. (1979). Its type specimen is USNM 251830 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is V5A7, V5A traverse, Punta San Hipolito, Baja California, which is in an Alaunian/Sevatian basinal (siliceous) chert in the San Hipolito Formation of Mexico.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1979Capnuchosphaera lenticulata Pessagno et al. p. 173 figs. Pl. 7, figs. 1-3; Pl. 9, fig. 2

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phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderSpumellariaEhrenberg 1875
familyCapnuchosphaeridaeDe Wever 1979
genusCapnuchosphaeraDe Wever 1979

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.

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