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Epistominella

- Discorbidae

Taxonomy
Epistominella was named by Husezima and Maruhasi (1944) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-l-u R]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Discorbidae by Gibson (1983); and to Foraminiferida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1944Epistominella Husezima and Maruhasi
1983Epistominella Gibson p. 368
2002Epistominella Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
Retaria
phylumForaminifera(d'Orbigny 1826)
RankNameAuthor
suborderRotaliinaDelage and Herouard 1896
superfamilyDiscorbaceaEhrenberg 1838
familyDiscorbidaeEhrenberg 1838
genusEpistominellaHusezima and Maruhasi 1944

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