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Loffa

Radiolaria - Spumellaria - Pantanelliidae

Taxonomy
Loffa was named by Pessagno et al. (1979) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Nori-l Tr Nori-u Sepkoski's reference number: 707]. Its type is Loffa mulleri.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1979Loffa Pessagno et al. p. 177
2001Loffa De Wever et al. p. 110
2002Loffa Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
Retaria
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderSpumellariaEhrenberg 1875
familyPantanelliidaePessagno 1977
subfamilyCapnodocinae
genusLoffa

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