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- Bagginidae

Cancris was named by Monfort (1808) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-m R Sepkoski's reference number: 79]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Discorbidae by Gibson (1983); to Rotaliidae by Wienrich (1997); to Foraminiferida by Sepkoski (2002); to Rotaliina by Margerel (2009); and to Baggininae by Margerel (2012).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1808Cancris Monfort
1983Cancris Gibson p. 368
1997Cancris Wienrich p. 73
2002Cancris Sepkoski, Jr.
2009Cancris Margerel
2012Cancris Margerel

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phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
phylumForaminifera(d'Orbigny 1826)
suborderRotaliinaDelage and Herouard 1896
superfamilyDiscorbaceaEhrenberg 1838
familyBagginidaeCushman 1927
subfamilyBaggininaeCushman 1927
genusCancrisMonfort 1808

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.

No diagnoses are available