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Foraminferea - Miliolida - Peneroplidae

Spirolina was named by Lamarck (1804) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-l R]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Foraminiferida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Peneroplidae by Loeblich and Tappan (1988) and Margerel (2012).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1804Spirolina Lamarck
1988Spirolina Loeblich and Tappan
2002Spirolina Sepkoski, Jr.
2012Spirolina Margerel

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classForaminfereaLee 1990
orderMiliolidaLankester 1885
suborderMiliolinaDelage and Hérouard 1896
superfamilySoritaceaEhrenberg 1839
familyPeneroplidaeRenss 1860
genusSpirolinaLamarck 1804

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.

No diagnoses are available