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Spongopyle

Radiolaria - Spumellaria - Larnacillidae

Taxonomy
Spongopyle was named by Dreyer (1889) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo R]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Cryptolarnaciinae by De Wever et al. (2001); to Spumellaria by Sepkoski (2002); and to Spongodiscidae by Sharma and Takahashi (2007).

Species
Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1889Spongopyle Dreyer
2001Spongopyle De Wever et al. p. 156
2002Spongopyle Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Spongopyle Sharma and Takahashi p. 818

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderSpumellariaEhrenberg 1875
familyLarnacillidaeHaeckel 1887
subfamilyCryptolarnaciinaeDumitrica 1989
genusSpongopyleDreyer 1889

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