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Radiolaria - Latentifistularia - Ruzhencevispongidae

Tormentum was named by Nazarov and Ormiston (1983) [Sepkoski's age data: C Vise P Guad-u Sepkoski's reference number: 535,546].

It was assigned to Spumellaria by Sepkoski (2002); and to Ruzhencevispongidae by De Wever et al. (2001), Thassanapak (2015) and Noble et al. (2017).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1983Tormentum Nazarov and Ormiston
2001Tormentum De Wever et al. p. 105
2002Tormentum Sepkoski, Jr.
2015Tormentum Thassanapak p. 128
2017Tormentum Noble et al. p. 471

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phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderLatentifistulariaCaridroit et al. 1999
familyRuzhencevispongidaeKozur 1980
genusTormentumNazarov and Ormiston 1983

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