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Rotalia

- Rotaliidae

Taxonomy
Rotalia was named by Lamarck (1804) [Sepkoski's age data: K Coni T Eo-m-l].

It was assigned to Rotaliinae by Loeblich and Tappan (1984); and to Foraminiferida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1804Rotalia Lamarck p. 183
1984Rotalia Loeblich and Tappan
2002Rotalia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
phylumForaminifera(d'Orbigny 1826)
RankNameAuthor
suborderRotaliinaDelage and Herouard 1896
superfamilyRotaliaceaEhrenberg 1839
familyRotaliidaeEhrenberg 1839
subfamilyRotaliinaeEhrenberg 1839
genusRotalia

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