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Theocalyptra

Radiolaria - Nassellaria - Theopiliidae

Taxonomy
Theocalyptra was named by Haeckel (1881) [Sepkoski's age data: K R]. It is extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1881Theocalyptra Haeckel
2001Theocalyptra De Wever et al. p. 239
2002Theocalyptra Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
phylumRetariaCavalier-Smith 1999
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderNassellariaEhrenberg 1875
superfamilyAcanthodesmiaceaHertwig 1879
familyTheopiliidaeHaeckel 1881
genusTheocalyptraHaeckel 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