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Saitoum

Radiolaria - Nassellaria - Poulpidae

Taxonomy
Saitoum was named by Pessagno (1977) [Sepkoski's age data: J Toar-l J Tith-l Sepkoski's reference number: 753,763].

It was assigned to Poulpidae by Zügel (1997) and De Wever et al. (2001); and to Nassellaria by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1977Saitoum Pessagno
1997Saitoum Zügel
2001Saitoum De Wever et al. p. 221
2002Saitoum Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderNassellariaEhrenberg 1875
familyPoulpidaeDe Wever 1981
genusSaitoumPessagno 1977

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