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Pleurozonaria O.Wetzel, 1933

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Subkingdom Harosa (supergroup SAR)
Infrakingdom Halvaria
Phylum Miozoa
Subphylum Myzozoa
Infraphylum Dinozoa
Superclass Dinoflagellata
Class Dinophyceae
Order Thoracosphaerales
Family Thoracosphaeraceae

Holotype species: Pleurozonaria globulus Wetzel

Original publication:Wetzel, O. (1933). Die in organischer Substanz erhaltenen Mikrofossilien des baltischen Kreide-Feuersteins mit einem sedimentpetrographischen und stratigraphischen Anhang (Schluß). Palaeontographica Abteilung A Palaeozoologie-Stratigraphie 78: 1-110.

Taxonomic status: currently recognized as a distinct genus.

Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Elbrächter, 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.

Fossil
This is a genus of fossil species, or a genus with a fossil type species, or a genus the type species of which was originally described as a fossil.

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Verified by: 25 March 2021 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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