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Heliosaturnalis

Radiolaria - Entactinaria - Saturnalidae

Taxonomy
Heliosaturnalis was named by Kozur and Mostler (1972) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Nori Sepkoski's reference number: 754]. It is the type genus of Heliosaturnalinae.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1972Heliosaturnalis Kozur and Mostler
2001Heliosaturnalis De Wever et al. p. 205
2002Heliosaturnalis Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderEntactinariaKozur and Mostler 1982
familySaturnalidaeDeflandre 1953
subfamilyHeliosaturnalinaeKozur and Mostler 1972
genusHeliosaturnalisKozur and Mostler 1972

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