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Pontisiidae

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Pontisiidae

Taxonomy
Pontisiidae was named by Cooper and Grant (1976). Its type is Pontisia.

It was assigned to Wellerelloidea by Williams et al. (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1976Pontisiidae Cooper and Grant
2002Pontisiidae Williams et al. p. 1272

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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
superfamilyWellerelloideaLicharew 1956
familyPontisiidaeCooper and Grant 1976
familyPontisiidaeCooper and Grant 1976

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