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Radiolaria - Spumellaria - Pantanelliidae

Supervallupus was named by Yang and Pessago (1989) [Sepkoski's age data: J Tith-u].

It was synonymized subjectively with Neovallupus by O'Dogherty et al. (2009).

It was assigned to Pantanelliidae by Yang (1993); to Vallupinae by De Wever et al. (2001); and to Spumellaria by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1989Supervallupus Yang and Pessago
1993Supervallupus Yang
2001Supervallupus De Wever et al. p. 112
2002Supervallupus Sepkoski, Jr.

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phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderSpumellariaEhrenberg 1875
familyPantanelliidaePessagno 1977
subfamilyVallupinaePessagno and MacLeod 1987
genusSupervallupusYang and Pessago 1989

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