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Nephrosphaera

- Hemisphaeramminidae

Taxonomy
Nephrosphaera is a genus. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Crithionininae by Loeblich and Tappan (1988); and to Foraminiferida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1988Nephrosphaera Loeblich and Tappan
2002Nephrosphaera Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
phylumForaminifera(d'Orbigny 1826)
RankNameAuthor
suborderTextulariinaDelage and Herouard 1896
superfamilyAstrorhizaceaBrady 1881
familyHemisphaeramminidaeLoeblich and Tappan 1961
subfamilyCrithionininaeHofker 1972
genusNephrosphaera

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