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Follicucullus

Radiolaria - Albaillellaria - Follicucullidae

Taxonomy
Follicucullus was named by Ormiston and Babcock (1979) [Sepkoski's age data: P Guad-l P Djhu Sepkoski's reference number: 546,1007]. Its type is Follicucullus ventricosus. It is the type genus of Follicucullidae.

It was assigned to Spumellaria by Sepkoski (2002); and to Follicucullidae by De Wever et al. (2001) and Noble et al. (2017).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1979Follicucullus Ormiston and Babcock
1993Cariver Kozur
2001Follicucullus De Wever et al.
2002Follicucullus Sepkoski, Jr.
2017Follicucullus Noble et al. p. 428

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RankNameAuthor
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
Retaria
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderAlbaillellariaDeflandre 1953
familyFollicucullidaeOrmiston and Babcock 1979
genusFollicucullusOrmiston and Babcock 1979

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