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Rhopalocanium

Radiolaria - Nassellaria - Eucyrtiidae

Taxonomy
Rhopalocanium was named by Ehrenberg (1847) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo R]. It is extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1847Rhopalocanium Ehrenberg
2001Rhopalocanium De Wever et al. p. 283
2002Rhopalocanium Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderNassellariaEhrenberg 1875
superfamilyEucyrtidiaceaEhrenberg 1847
familyEucyrtiidaeEhrenberg 1847
genusRhopalocaniumEhrenberg 1847

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