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Patulibracchium

Radiolaria - Spumellaria - Patulibracchiidae

Taxonomy
Patulibrachium was named by Pessagno (1971).

It was corrected as Patulibracchium by Hull (1997), Sepkoski (2002) and Kiessling (2005).

It was assigned to Radiolaria by Smith and Xu (1988); to Spumellaria by Sepkoski (2002); and to Patulibracchiidae by Hull (1997) and Kiessling (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1971Patulibrachium Pessagno
1988Patulibrachium Smith and Xu p. 93
1997Patulibracchium Hull
2002Patulibracchium Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Patulibracchium Kiessling

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
Retaria
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderSpumellariaEhrenberg 1875
familyPatulibracchiidaePessagno 1971
genusPatulibracchium(Pessagno 1971)

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