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Orthovertella

Foraminferea - Miliolida - Cornuspiridae

Taxonomy
Orthovertella was named by Cushman and Waters (1928) [Sepkoski's age data: C Mosc-u C Step-l]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1928Orthovertella Cushman and Waters
1988Orthovertella Loeblich and Tappan
2002Orthovertella Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Orthovertella Kiessling

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RankNameAuthor
classForaminfereaLee 1990
orderMiliolidaLankester 1885
suborderMiliolinaDelage and Hérouard 1896
superfamilyCornuspiroidea(Schultze 1854)
RankNameAuthor
familyCornuspiridaeSchultze 1854
subfamilyHemigordiopsinaeNikitina 1969
genusOrthovertellaCushman and Waters 1928

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