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Zygocircus

Radiolaria - Nassellaria - Acanthodesmiidae

Taxonomy
Zygocircus was named by Bütschli (1882) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-m R]. It is extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1882Zygocircus Bütschli
2001Zygocircus De Wever et al. p. 232
2002Zygocircus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
Retaria
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderNassellariaEhrenberg 1875
superfamilyAcanthodesmiaceaHertwig 1879
familyAcanthodesmiidaeHertwig 1879
genusZygocircusBütschli 1882

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