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Larcospira

Radiolaria - Spumellaria - Pyloniidae

Taxonomy
Larcospira was named by Haeckel (1887) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-l R]. It is extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1887Larcospira Haeckel
2001Larcospira De Wever et al. p. 150
2002Larcospira Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
Retaria
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderSpumellariaEhrenberg 1875
familyPyloniidaeHaeckel 1881
subfamilyPyloniinaeDumitrica 1989
genusLarcospiraHaeckel 1887

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