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Sphaeroidinella

- Globigerinidae

Taxonomy
Sphaeroidinella was named by Cushman (1927) [Sepkoski's age data: T Plio-l R]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Foraminiferida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Globigerinidae by Kiessling (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1927Sphaeroidinella Cushman
2002Sphaeroidinella Sepkoski, Jr.
2009Sphaeroidinella Kiessling

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
RankNameAuthor
phylumForaminifera(d'Orbigny 1826)
superfamilyGlobigerinaceae(Carpenter et al. 1862)
familyGlobigerinidaeCarpenter et al. 1862
genusSphaeroidinellaCushman 1927

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