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Phormocyrtis

Radiolaria - Nassellaria - Eucyrtidiidae

Taxonomy
Phormocyrtis was named by Haeckel (1887) [Sepkoski's age data: T Pale R Sepkoski's reference number: 686]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Theoperidae by O'Conner (1994); to Eucyrtidiidae by De Wever et al. (2001); and to Nassellaria by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1887Phormocyrtis Haeckel
1994Phormocyrtis O'Conner p. 346
2001Phormocyrtis De Wever et al. p. 278
2002Phormocyrtis Sepkoski, Jr.

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