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Spiroloculina

Foraminferea - Miliolida - Spiroloculinidae

Taxonomy
Spiroloculina was named by d'Orbigny (1826) [Sepkoski's age data: K Albi-u R Sepkoski's reference number: 959]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Miliolidae by Wienrich (1997); to Foraminiferida by Sepkoski (2002); to Miliolina by Margerel (2009); and to Spiroloculinidae by Loeblich and Tappan (1988) and Margerel (2012).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1826Spiroloculina d'Orbigny
1988Spiroloculina Loeblich and Tappan
1997Spiroloculina Wienrich p. 28
2002Spiroloculina Sepkoski, Jr.
2009Spiroloculina Margerel p. 612
2012Spiroloculina Margerel

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RankNameAuthor
classForaminfereaLee 1990
orderMiliolidaLankester 1885
suborderMiliolinaDelage and Hérouard 1896
RankNameAuthor
superfamilyMiliolaceaEhrenberg 1839
familySpiroloculinidaeEhrenberg 1839
genusSpiroloculinad'Orbigny 1826

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