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Radiolaria - Albaillellaria - Ceratoikiscidae

Helenifore was named by Nazarov and Ormiston (1983) [Sepkoski's age data: D Fras C Vise]. Its type is Helenifore laticlavium.

It was assigned to Spumellaria by Sepkoski (2002); and to Ceratoikiscidae by Aitchison et al. (1999), De Wever et al. (2001), Wang et al. (2003) and Noble et al. (2017).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1983Helenifore Nazarov and Ormiston
1990Nazaromistonella Furutani
1999Helenifore Aitchison et al. p. 158
1999Durahelenifore Boundy-Sanders and Murchey
2001Helenifore De Wever et al. p. 92
2002Helenifore Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Durahelenifore Wang et al. p. 138
2003Helenifore Wang et al. p. 138
2017Helenifore Noble et al. p. 424

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phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderAlbaillellariaDeflandre 1953
familyCeratoikiscidaeHoldsworth 1969
genusHeleniforeNazarov and Ormiston 1983

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.

No diagnoses are available