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Heterolepa

- Heterolepidae

Taxonomy
Heterolepa was named by Franzenau (1884) [Sepkoski's age data: K Maes-l R]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Foraminiferida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Heterolepidae by Franzenau (1884), Franzenau (1884) and Margerel (2012).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1884Heterolepa Franzenau
2002Heterolepa Sepkoski, Jr.
2012Heterolepa Margerel

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
phylumForaminifera(d'Orbigny 1826)
RankNameAuthor
suborderRotaliinaDelage and Herouard 1896
superfamilyChilostomellaceaBrady 1881
familyHeterolepidaeGonzales-Donoso 1969
genusHeterolepaFranzenau 1884

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