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Ruesticyrtium

Radiolaria - Nassellaria - Ruesticyrtiidae

Taxonomy
Ruesticyrtium was named by Kozur and Mostler (1979) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Carn Sepkoski's reference number: 938]. Its type is Ruesticyrtium rieberi. It is the type genus of Ruesticyrtiidae.

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

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1979Ruesticyrtium Kozur and Mostler
2001Ruesticyrtium De Wever et al. p. 262
2002Ruesticyrtium Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Veloruesticyrtium Kozur et al.

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderNassellariaEhrenberg 1875
familyRuesticyrtiidaeKozur and Mostler 1979
genusRuesticyrtium

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