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Cryptoporidae

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Cryptoporidae

Taxonomy
Cryptoporidae was named by Muir-Wood (1955). It is extant. Its type is Cryptopora.

It was assigned to Rhynchonelloidea by Cooper (1959); to Rhynchonellida by Wienrich (1999); and to Dimerelloidea by Williams et al. (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1955Cryptoporidae Muir-Wood
1959Cryptoporidae Cooper p. 17
1999Cryptoporidae Wienrich p. 282
2002Cryptoporidae Williams et al. p. 1243

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
RankNameAuthor
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderRhynchonellidaKuhn 1949
superfamilyDimerelloideaBuckman 1918
familyCryptoporidaeMuir-Wood 1955
familyCryptoporidaeMuir-Wood 1955

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