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Velicucullus

Radiolaria - Nassellaria - Sethophormididae

Taxonomy
Velicucullus was named by Riedel and Campbell (1952) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo].

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1952Velicucullus Riedel and Campbell
2001Velicucullus De Wever et al. p. 236
2002Velicucullus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
Retaria
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderNassellariaEhrenberg 1875
superfamilyAcanthodesmiaceaHertwig 1879
familySethophormididaeHaeckel 1881
genusVelicucullusRiedel and Campbell 1952

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