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Sorites

Foraminferea - Miliolida - Soritidae

Taxonomy
Sorites is a genus. It is extant. It is the type genus of Soritidae, Soritinae.

It was assigned to Soritinae 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
1988Sorites Loeblich and Tappan
2002Sorites Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
classForaminfereaLee 1990
orderMiliolidaLankester 1885
suborderMiliolinaDelage and Hérouard 1896
superfamilySoritaceaEhrenberg 1839
RankNameAuthor
familySoritidaeEhrenberg 1839
subfamilySoritinaeEhrenberg 1839
genusSorites

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