Abstract

The -acea termination used by the present writers for superfamilies was not proposed by them, as suggested by White. It is the one preferred for the forthcoming Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology, Part C, Protista 2, and used in other volumes of the Treatise. The new International Code of Zooelogical Nomenclature recommends the termination -OIDEA be adopted for the names of superfamilies.

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