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Lophocyrtis

Radiolaria - Nassellaria - Lophocyrtiidae

Taxonomy
Lophocyrtis was named by Haeckel (1887) [Sepkoski's age data: J R]. It is extant. It is the type genus of Lophocyrtiidae.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1887Lophocyrtis Haeckel
2001Lophocyrtis De Wever et al. p. 284
2002Lophocyrtis Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
Retaria
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderNassellariaEhrenberg 1875
superfamilyEucyrtidiaceaEhrenberg 1847
familyLophocyrtiidae
genusLophocyrtisHaeckel 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