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Tangshanellinae

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Choristitidae

Taxonomy
Tangshanellinae was named by Carter (1994) [in Carter et al.]. It is not extant. Its type is Tangshanella.

It was assigned to Choristitidae by Shen et al. (2003) and Williams et al. (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1994Tangshanellinae Carter
2003Tangshanellinae Shen et al. p. 242
2006Tangshanellinae Williams et al. p. 1786

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderSpiriferida
suborderSpiriferidina
superfamilySpiriferoidea()
familyChoristitidaeWaterhouse 1968
subfamilyTangshanellinaeCarter 1994
subfamilyTangshanellinaeCarter 1994

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