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Entapium

Radiolaria - Spumellaria - Entapiidae

Taxonomy
Entapium was named by Sanfilippo and Riedel (1973) [Sepkoski's age data: T Than-l T Eo-l Sepkoski's reference number: 86]. It is the type genus of Entapiidae.

It was assigned to Entapiidae by De Wever et al. (2001); and to Spumellaria by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1973Entapium Sanfilippo and Riedel
2001Entapium De Wever et al. p. 119
2002Entapium Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
Retaria
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderSpumellariaEhrenberg 1875
familyEntapiidae
genusEntapiumSanfilippo and Riedel 1973

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.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available