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Peromelissa

Radiolaria - Nassellaria - Lophophaenidae

Taxonomy
Peromelissa was named by Haeckel (1881) [Sepkoski's age data: T Plio R]. It is extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1881Peromelissa Haeckel
2001Peromelissa De Wever et al. p. 226
2002Peromelissa Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
Retaria
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderNassellariaEhrenberg 1875
familyLophophaenidaeHaeckel 1881
genusPeromelissaHaeckel 1881

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