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Schwagerina menziesi

- Schwagerinidae

Schwagerina menziesi was named by Williams (1963). Its type specimen is YPM 22557, a test, and it is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Section 6, bed 8, Menzies Ranch, Hueco Mountains, which is in an Artinskian carbonate limestone in the Alacran Mountain Formation of Texas.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1963Schwagerina menziesi Williams p. 66 figs. Pl. 20, fig. 1-6

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phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
phylumForaminifera(d'Orbigny 1826)
suborderFusulinina(Fursenko 1958)
superfamilyFusulinoidea(Moeller 1878)
familySchwagerinidaeDunbar and Henbest 1930
subfamilySchwagerininaeDunbar and Henbest 1930
genusSchwagerinaMoeller 1877

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.

No diagnoses are available