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Spongotrochus

Radiolaria - Spumellaria - Spongodiscidae

Taxonomy
Spongotrochus was named by Haeckel (1860) [Sepkoski's age data: K Apti-u R]. It is extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1860Spongotrochus Haeckel
2001Spongotrochus De Wever et al. p. 158
2002Spongotrochus Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Spongotrochus Sharma and Takahashi p. 818

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RankNameAuthor
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
Retaria
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderSpumellariaEhrenberg 1875
familySpongodiscidaeHaeckel 1862
genusSpongotrochusHaeckel 1860

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