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

Lepidocyclinae

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Rhynchotrematidae

Taxonomy
Lepidocyclinae was named by Cooper (1956). Its type is Lepidocyclus.

It was assigned to Lepidocyclidae by Amsden (1983); and to Rhynchotrematidae by Williams et al. (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1956Lepidocyclinae Cooper
1983Lepidocyclinae Amsden p. 37
2002Lepidocyclinae Williams et al. p. 1050

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

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderRhynchonellidaKuhn 1949
superfamilyRhynchotrematoideaSchuchert 1913
familyRhynchotrematidaeSchuchert 1913
subfamilyLepidocyclinaeCooper 1956
subfamilyLepidocyclinaeCooper 1956

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