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Radiolaria - Latentifistularia - Cauletellidae

Pseudotormentus was named by De Wever and Caridroit (1984) [Sepkoski's age data: P Guad Sepkoski's reference number: 1007].

It was assigned to Spumellaria by Sepkoski (2002); to Ruzhencevispongidae by De Wever et al. (2001) and Thassanapak (2015); and to Cauletellidae by Noble et al. (2017).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1984Pseudotormentus De Wever and Caridroit
2001Pseudotormentus De Wever et al. p. 103
2002Pseudotormentus Sepkoski, Jr.
2015Pseudotormentus Thassanapak p. 127
2017Pseudotormentus Noble et al. p. 460

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phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderLatentifistulariaCaridroit et al. 1999
familyCauletellidaeCaridroit et al.
genusPseudotormentusDe Wever and Caridroit 1984

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