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Saccammina

- Saccamminidae

Taxonomy
Saccammina was named by Sars in Carpenter (1869) [Sepkoski's age data: S Wenl R]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Saccamminidae by Morlotti (1988); to Saccammininae by Loeblich and Tappan (1988); and to Foraminiferida by Sepkoski (2002).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1869Saccammina Sars in Carpenter
1988Saccammina Loeblich and Tappan
1988Saccammina Morlotti p. 276
2002Saccammina Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
Retaria
phylumForaminifera(d'Orbigny 1826)
RankNameAuthor
suborderTextulariinaDelage and Herouard 1896
superfamilyAstrorhizaceaBrady 1881
familySaccamminidaeBrady 1884
genusSaccamminaSars in Carpenter 1869

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