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Palacantholithus

Radiolaria - Albaillellaria

Taxonomy
Palacantholithus was named by Deflandre (1973) [Sepkoski's age data: C l Sepkoski's reference number: 546]. It is the type genus of Palacantholithidae.

It was assigned to Palacantholithidae by De Wever et al. (2001); to Spumellaria by Sepkoski (2002); and to Albaillellaria by Noble et al. (2017).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1973Palacantholithus Deflandre
2001Palacantholithus De Wever et al. p. 98
2002Palacantholithus Sepkoski, Jr.
2017Palacantholithus Noble et al. p. 430

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RankNameAuthor
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
Retaria
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderAlbaillellariaDeflandre 1953
genusPalacantholithusDeflandre 1973

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