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Glomospira

- Ammodiscidae

Taxonomy
Glomospira was named by Rzehak (1895) [Sepkoski's age data: C Vise R]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Ammodiscidae by Morlotti (1988) and Loeblich and Tappan (1988); to Foraminiferida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Ammovertellinae by Kobayashi (2012).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1895Glomospira Rzehak
1988Glomospira Loeblich and Tappan
1988Glomospira Morlotti p. 277
2002Glomospira Sepkoski, Jr.
2012Glomospira Kobayashi p. 679

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
phylumForaminifera(d'Orbigny 1826)
RankNameAuthor
suborderTextulariinaDelage and Herouard 1896
superfamilyAmmodiscoidea(Reuss 1862)
familyAmmodiscidaeReuss 1862
subfamilyAmmovertellinaeSaidova 1981
genusGlomospiraRzehak 1895

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