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Planorbulina

- Planorbulinidae

Taxonomy
Planorbulina was named by d'Orbigny (1826) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo R]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Planorbulinidae by Loeblich and Tappan (1984); to Anomalinidae by Wienrich (1997); to Foraminiferida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Planorbulininae by Margerel (2012).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1826Planorbulina d'Orbigny
1984Planorbulina Loeblich and Tappan
1997Planorbulina Wienrich p. 85
2002Planorbulina Sepkoski, Jr.
2012Planorbulina Margerel

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
Retaria
phylumForaminifera(d'Orbigny 1826)
RankNameAuthor
suborderRotaliinaDelage and Herouard 1896
superfamilyPlanorbulinaceaSchwager 1877
familyPlanorbulinidaeSchwager 1877
genusPlanorbulinad'Orbigny 1826

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