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Poulpus

Radiolaria - Nassellaria - Poulpidae

Taxonomy
Poulpus was named by De Wever (1979) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Carn-l J Toar Sepkoski's reference number: 763]. It is the type genus of Poulpidae.

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

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1979Poulpus De Wever
1981Annulopoulpus Kozur and Mostler
1981Veghia Kozur and Mostler
2000Annulopoulpus Carter and Orchard
2001Poulpus De Wever et al. p. 221
2002Poulpus Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Triarcopoulpus Kozur et al.

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
Retaria
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderNassellariaEhrenberg 1875
familyPoulpidaeDe Wever 1981
genusPoulpusDe Wever 1979

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