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Parapoulpus

Radiolaria - Nassellaria - Poulpidae

Taxonomy
Parapoulpus was named by Kozur and Mostler (1979) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Carn Sepkoski's reference number: 938]. Its type is Parapoulpus oertlii.

It was synonymized subjectively with Poulpus by O'Dogherty et al. (2009).

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1979Parapoulpus Kozur and Mostler
2001Parapoulpus De Wever et al. p. 221
2002Parapoulpus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderNassellariaEhrenberg 1875
familyPoulpidaeDe Wever 1981
genusParapoulpus

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