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- Haplophragmoiidae

Placopsilina was named by d'Orbigny (1850) [Sepkoski's age data: J m R]. It is extant. It is the type genus of Placopsilininae.

It was assigned to Foraminiferida by Sepkoski (2002); to Placopsilininae by Kiessling (2003); and to Lituolinae by Neagu and Cirnaru (2004).

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1850Placopsilina d'Orbigny
2002Placopsilina Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Placopsilina Kiessling
2004Placopsilina Neagu and Cirnaru p. 280

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phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
phylumForaminifera(d'Orbigny 1826)
suborderHaplophragmiinaWedehind 1937
superfamilyLituolaceade Blainville 1825
familyHaplophragmoiidaeMaynx 1952
subfamilyLituolinaede Blainville 1927
genusPlacopsilinad'Orbigny 1850

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.

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