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Tetracapsa

Radiolaria - Nassellaria - Eucyrtiidae

Taxonomy
Tetracapsa was named by Haeckel (1881) [Sepkoski's age data: J Oxfo J Tith]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Theoperidae by Kiessling (1999); and to Nassellaria by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1881Tetracapsa Haeckel
1999Tetracapsa Kiessling
2002Tetracapsa Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
Retaria
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderNassellariaEhrenberg 1875
superfamilyEucyrtidiaceaEhrenberg 1847
familyEucyrtiidaeEhrenberg 1847
genusTetracapsaHaeckel 1881

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