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Euchitonia

Radiolaria - Spumellaria - Spongodiscidae

Taxonomy
Euchitonia was named by Ehrenberg (1860) [Sepkoski's age data: K Albi-m R]. It is extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1860Euchitonia Ehrenberg
2001Euchitonia De Wever et al. p. 158
2002Euchitonia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderSpumellariaEhrenberg 1875
familySpongodiscidaeHaeckel 1862
genusEuchitoniaEhrenberg 1860

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