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Ferresium

Radiolaria - Entactinaria - Eptingiidae

Taxonomy
Ferresium was named by Blome (1984) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Nori-u Tr Rhae Sepkoski's reference number: 707]. Its type is Ferresium laseekense.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1984Ferresium Blome
2001Ferresium De Wever et al. p. 188
2002Ferresium Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
Retaria
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderEntactinariaKozur and Mostler 1982
familyEptingiidaeDumitrica 1978
genusFerresiumBlome 1984

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