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Palaeolithocyclia

Radiolaria - Entactinaria - Palaeolithocycliidae

Taxonomy
Palaeolithocyclia was named by Kozur and Mostler (1972). It is the type genus of Palaeolithocycliidae.

It was assigned to Palaeolithocycliidae by De Wever et al. (2001) and Noble et al. (2017).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1972Palaeoastrocyclia Kozur and Mostler
1972Palaeolithocyclia Kozur and Mostler
1976Eostylodictya Ormiston and Lane
1983Spaerodiscus Won
1983Sphaerodiscus Won
2001Palaeolithocyclia De Wever et al. p. 182
2002Eostylodictya Sepkoski, Jr.
2017Palaeolithocyclia Noble et al. p. 451

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderEntactinariaKozur and Mostler 1982
familyPalaeolithocycliidaeKozur and Mostler 1989
genusPalaeolithocycliaKozur and Mostler 1972

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