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Lamptonium

Radiolaria - Nassellaria - Theocotylidae

Taxonomy
Lamptonium was named by Haeckel (1887) [Sepkoski's age data: T Than T Eo-m-l Sepkoski's reference number: 686].

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1887Lamptonium Haeckel
2001Lamptonium De Wever et al. p. 280
2002Lamptonium Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderNassellariaEhrenberg 1875
superfamilyEucyrtidiaceaEhrenberg 1847
familyTheocotylidaePetrushevskaya 1981
genusLamptoniumHaeckel 1887

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