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Plafkerium

Radiolaria - Spumellaria - Capnuchosphaeridae

Taxonomy
Plafkerium was named by Pessagno et al. (1979) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Ladi Tr Nori-u Sepkoski's reference number: 754].

It was assigned to Capnuchosphaeridae by Carter (1993); and to Spumellaria by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1979Plafkerium Pessagno et al. p. 179
1993Plafkerium Carter
2002Plafkerium Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderSpumellariaEhrenberg 1875
familyCapnuchosphaeridaeDe Wever 1979
genusPlafkerium

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