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Maeandropolydora

Taxonomy
Maeandropolydora was named by Voigt (1965) [Sepkoski's age data: K Maes R Sepkoski's reference number: ZR85].

It was assigned to Ichnofossils by Hantzschel (1975); and to Spiomorpha by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1965Maeandropolydora Voigt
1975Maeandropolydora Hantzschel
2002Maeandropolydora Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
Ichnofossils
RankNameAuthor
genusMaeandropolydoraVoigt 1965

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 1975Long, meandering furrows sunk into outer or inner side of Cretaceous oysters and pectinids; width 0.5 to 1.2 mm; resembling U-shaped tubes of Polydora but without spreite.