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Biflustra

Gymnolaemata - Cheilostomata - Membraniporidae

Taxonomy
Biflustra was named by d'Orbigny (1852) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-u R Sepkoski's reference number: 1066]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Membraniporidae by Brown (1958); to Cheilostomata by Sepkoski (2002); and to Membraniporidae by Brown (1956), Wienrich (1999), Pouyet (2000), Schmidt (2003), Berning (2006), Zagorsek and Gordon (2013) and Guha (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1852Biflustra d'Orbigny
1956Biflustra Brown
1958Biflustra Brown
1999Biflustra Wienrich p. 270
2000Biflustra Pouyet
2002Biflustra Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Biflustra Schmidt
2006Biflustra Berning p. 18
2013Biflustra Guha
2013Biflustra Zagorsek and Gordon p. 598

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Polyzoa
phylumBryozoaEhrenberg 1831
RankNameAuthor
classGymnolaemataAllman 1856
orderCheilostomataBusk 1859
suborderMalacosteginaLevinsen 1902
superfamilyMembraniporoideaBusk 1852
familyMembraniporidaeBusk 1854
genusBiflustrad'Orbigny 1852

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