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Gongylothorax

Radiolaria - Nassellaria - Sethocapsidae

Taxonomy
Gongylothorax was named by Foreman (1968) [Sepkoski's age data: J Bajo-u K Maes-u]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Sethocapsidae by Hull (1997); and to Nassellaria by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1968Gongylothorax Foreman
1997Gongylothorax Hull
2002Gongylothorax Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
Retaria
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderNassellariaEhrenberg 1875
familySethocapsidaeHaeckel 1881
genusGongylothoraxForeman 1968

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