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Afghanella

- Neoschwagerinidae

Taxonomy
Afghanella was named by Thompson (1946) [Sepkoski's age data: P Guad-u Sepkoski's reference number: 146]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Neoschwagerininae by Skinner and Wilde (1967); to Foraminiferida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Neoschwagerinidae by Kiessling (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1946Afghanella Thompson
1967Afghanella Skinner and Wilde p. 16
2002Afghanella Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Afghanella Kiessling

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
Retaria
phylumForaminifera(d'Orbigny 1826)
RankNameAuthor
suborderFusulinina(Fursenko 1958)
superfamilyFusulinoidea(Moeller 1878)
familyNeoschwagerinidaeDunbar and Condra 1927
subfamilyNeoschwagerininaeDunbar and Condra 1927
genusAfghanellaThompson 1946

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