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Orthotetoidea

Strophomenata - Orthotetida

Taxonomy
Orthotetoidea was named by Waagen (1884) [Nom. transl. Williams, 1953(p 9) from Orthotetinae Waagen, 1884]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Orthotetidina by Williams et al. (2000); to Strophomenida by Shen et al. (2000); and to Orthotetida by Musteikis and Cocks (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1884Orthotetoidea Waagen p. 576
2000Orthotetoidea Shen et al. p. 733
2000Orthotetoidea Williams et al.
2004Orthotetoidea Musteikis and Cocks

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
RankNameAuthor
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classStrophomenataWilliams et al 1996
orderOrthotetidaWaagen 1884
superfamilyOrthotetoidea
superfamilyOrthotetoidea

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