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Pseudopithonella Versteegh, 1993, nom. illeg.

Holotype species: Pseudopithonella striatula Versteegh

Taxonomic status: uncertain, requiring further investigation.

Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Elbr├Ąchter, M., Gottschling, M., Hildebrand-Habel, T., Keupp, H., Kohring, R., Lewis, J., Meier, K.J.S., Montresor, M., Streng, M., Versteegh, G.J.M., Willems, H. & Zonneveld, K. (2008). Establishing an agenda for calcareous dinoflagellate research (Thoracosphaeraceae, Dinophyceae) including a nomenclatural synopsis of generic names. Taxon 57(4): 1289-1303.

Taxonomic notes
"Trejo (1983) validly published Pseudopithonella Trejo under the ICZN, but we do not consider this fossil as belonging to any group of organisms governed by the ICBN (e.g., the Thoracosphaeraceae or even the Dinophyceae)." (Elbrächter et al. 2008: 1301). - (16 Jul 2015) - M.D. Guiry

Numbers of names and species: There is only one species or infraspecific name in the database at present.

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Created: 16 July 2015 by M.D. Guiry

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