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Tenuitella

- Globigerinidae

Taxonomy
Tenuitella was named by Fleisher (1974) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-u R]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Globigerinidae by Wienrich (1997); and to Foraminiferida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1974Tenuitella Fleisher
1997Tenuitella Wienrich p. 82
2002Tenuitella Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
Retaria
phylumForaminifera(d'Orbigny 1826)
RankNameAuthor
suborderGlobigerininaDelage and Herouard 1896
superfamilyGlobigerinaceaCarpenter et al. 1862
familyGlobigerinidaeCarpenter et al. 1862
genusTenuitellaFleisher 1974

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