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Spongurus

Radiolaria - Spumellaria - Sponguridae

Taxonomy
Spongurus was named by Haeckel (1860) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-l R]. It is extant.

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

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1860Spongurus Haeckel
1887Spongocore Haeckel
2001Spongurus De Wever et al. p. 166
2002Spongocore Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Spongurus Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Spongurus Sharma and Takahashi p. 818

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
Retaria
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderSpumellariaEhrenberg 1875
familySponguridaeHaeckel 1862
genusSpongurusHaeckel 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