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Valvulinella

- Valvulinellidae

Taxonomy
Valvulinella was named by Schubert (1907) [Sepkoski's age data: C Vise-l C Bash Sepkoski's reference number: 537]. It is not extant. It is the type genus of Valvulinellidae.

It was assigned to Valvulinellidae by Loeblich and Tappan (1984); and to Foraminiferida by Sepkoski (2002).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1907Valvulinella Schubert
1984Valvulinella Loeblich and Tappan
2002Valvulinella Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
phylumForaminifera(d'Orbigny 1826)
RankNameAuthor
suborderFusulinina(Fursenko 1958)
superfamilyTetrataxoidea(Galloway 1933)
familyValvulinellidae
genusValvulinellaSchubert 1907

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