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Rusophycus J. Hall, 1852 †

1222433  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:1222433)

accepted
Genus
fossil only
Palaeont. N. York, 2, 1851
page(s): 23 [details]   
Taxonomic remark Originally described as fossil alga, now considered an animal trace fossil (burrows), see Osgood, 1970. The generic name is...  
Taxonomic remark Originally described as fossil alga, now considered an animal trace fossil (burrows), see Osgood, 1970. The generic name is retained in botanical nomenclature for purposes of homonymy.Trace fossils (resting burrows of trilobites), synonymized with Cruziana by some authors, see Alpert, 1976. [details]
IRMNG (2021). Rusophycus J. Hall, 1852 †. Accessed at: https://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1222433 on 2022-06-25
Date
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2006-10-18 22:00:00Z
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2011-12-31 23:00:00Z
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original description Palaeont. N. York, 2, 1851
page(s): 23 [details]   

basis of record Museum Victoria KEmu database (Oct 2006) [details]   

basis of record Neave, S. A. (1939-1996). Nomenclator Zoologicus vol. 1-10 Online. [developed by uBio, hosted online at MBLWHOI Library]. , available online at http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

name verified source Neave, S. A. (1939-1996). Nomenclator Zoologicus vol. 1-10 Online. [developed by uBio, hosted online at MBLWHOI Library]. , available online at http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

extant flag source extinct group [details]   
From other sources
Descriptive info Silurian; Oneida Co., New York, U.S.A. (Index Nominum Genericorum) [details]

Taxonomic remark Originally described as fossil alga, now considered an animal trace fossil (burrows), see Osgood, 1970. The generic name is retained in botanical nomenclature for purposes of homonymy.Trace fossils (resting burrows of trilobites), synonymized with Cruziana by some authors, see Alpert, 1976. [details]

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