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Acrosphaera

Radiolaria - Collodaria - Collosphaeridae

Taxonomy
Acrosphaera was named by Haeckel (1881) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-l R]. It is extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1881Acrosphaera Haeckel
2001Acrosphaera De Wever et al. p. 169
2002Acrosphaera Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
Life
Eukaryota()
Rhizaria
Retaria
classRadiolariaMüller 1858
RankNameAuthor
superorderPolycystina(Ehrenberg 1867)
orderCollodariaHaeckel 1881
familyCollosphaeridaeMüller 1858
genusAcrosphaeraHaeckel 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