Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy   Age range and collections

Asterigerina

- Asterigerinidae

Taxonomy
Asterigerina was named by d'Orbigny (1839) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-l R]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Amphisteginidae by Wienrich (1997); to Foraminiferida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Asterigerinidae by Margerel (2012).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1839Asterigerina d'Orbigny
1997Asterigerina Wienrich p. 75
2002Asterigerina Sepkoski, Jr.
2012Asterigerina Margerel

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
Retaria
phylumForaminifera(d'Orbigny 1826)
RankNameAuthor
suborderRotaliinaDelage and Herouard 1896
superfamilyAsterigerinacead'Orbigny 1839
familyAsterigerinidaed'Orbigny 1839
genusAsterigerinad'Orbigny 1839

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