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Glomospirella

- Ammodiscidae

Taxonomy
Glomospirella was named by Plummer (1945) [Sepkoski's age data: C Bash T Mi]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Ammovertellininae by Loeblich and Tappan (1988); to Foraminiferida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Ammodiscidae by Morlotti (1988) and Kiessling (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1945Glomospirella Plummer
1988Glomospirella Loeblich and Tappan
1988Glomospirella Morlotti p. 277
2002Glomospirella Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Glomospirella Kiessling

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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
genusGlomospirellaPlummer 1945

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