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Obesacapsula

Radiolaria - Nassellaria - Spongocapsulidae

Taxonomy
Obesacapsula was named by Pessagno (1977) [Sepkoski's age data: J Oxfo-u K Ceno-u Sepkoski's reference number: 156,685].

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1977Obesacapsula Pessagno
1997Obesacapsula Hull p. 94
2002Obesacapsula Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderNassellariaEhrenberg 1875
superfamilyAmphipyndaceaRiedel 1967
familySpongocapsulidaePessagno 1977
genusObesacapsulaPessagno 1977

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