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Planulina

- Planulidae

Taxonomy
Planulina was named by d'Orbigny (1826) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-u R]. It is extant. It is the type genus of Planulidae.

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

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

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
phylumForaminifera(d'Orbigny 1826)
RankNameAuthor
suborderRotaliinaDelage and Herouard 1896
superfamilyPlanorbulinaceaSchwager 1877
familyPlanulidaeBermudez 1952
subfamilyPlanulinaeBermudez 1952
genusPlanulinad'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