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Tortonella

Foraminferea - Miliolida - Hauerinidae

Taxonomy
Tortonella is a genus. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1988Tortonella Loeblich and Tappan
2002Tortonella Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
Life
classForaminfereaLee 1990
orderMiliolidaLankester 1885
suborderMiliolinaDelage and Hérouard 1896
RankNameAuthor
superfamilyMiliolaceaEhrenberg 1839
familyHauerinidaeSchwager 1876
subfamilyMiliolinellinaeVella 1957
genusTortonella

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