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Eptingium

Radiolaria - Entactinaria - Eptingiidae

Taxonomy
Eptingium was named by Dumitrica (1978) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Anis-u Tr Nori Sepkoski's reference number: 754,938]. Its type is Eptingium manfredi. It is the type genus of Eptingiidae.

It was assigned to Eptingiidae by De Wever et al. (2001); and to Nassellaria by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1978Eptingium Dumitrica
2001Eptingium De Wever et al. p. 188
2002Eptingium Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderEntactinariaKozur and Mostler 1982
familyEptingiidaeDumitrica 1978
genusEptingiumDumitrica 1978

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