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Meandrospira

Foraminferea - Miliolida - Cornuspiridae

Taxonomy
Meandrospira is a genus. It is extant.

It was assigned to Meandrospirinae by Loeblich and Tappan (1988); to Foraminiferida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Cornuspiridae by Kiessling (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1988Meandrospira Loeblich and Tappan
2002Meandrospira Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Meandrospira Kiessling

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RankNameAuthor
classForaminfereaLee 1990
orderMiliolidaLankester 1885
suborderMiliolinaDelage and Hérouard 1896
RankNameAuthor
superfamilyCornuspiroidea(Schultze 1854)
familyCornuspiridaeSchultze 1854
genusMeandrospira

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