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Brachiopoda (lamp shell)

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1806Brachiopoda Dumeril
1848Ancylopoda Gray
1848Helictopoda Gray
1858Arthropomata Owen
1858Lyopomata Owen
1862Ecardines Bronn
1862Testicardines Bronn
1869Articulata Huxley
1869Inarticulata Huxley p. 116
1904Brachiopoda Martin p. 402
1964Articulata Boucot and Johnson p. 3
1998Articulata Barnes
1998Inarticulata Barnes
1998Brachiopoda Zrzavy et al.
1998Inarticulata Zrzavy et al.
2002Articulata Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Brachiopoda Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Inarticulata Sepkoski, Jr.
2011Brachiopoda Edgecombe et al. p. 153 figs. Fig. 1
2012Brachiopoda Nielsen p. 230
2013Brachiopoda Nesnidal et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
RankNameAuthor
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaDumeril 1806
phylumBrachiopodaDumeril 1806

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