Name DOI
(sic) Hou et al. 2008
Name Status
Not Validly Published
Current Authority
(sic) Hou et al. 2008
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated species)
Hou et al. 2008
Proper Form
Acidimethylosilex (sic) Hou et al. 2008
Nomenclatural History
The genus Acidimethylosilex was originally proposed by Hou et al. 2008. Khadem et al. corrected this name from (sic) to .
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This information was last reviewed on August 27, 2019.


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