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Cheiloporina

Gymnolaemata - Cheilostomata - Cheiloporinidae

Taxonomy
Cheiloporina was named by Canu and Bassler (1923) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo R]. It is extant. It is the type genus of Cheiloporinidae.

It was assigned to Cheilostomata by Sepkoski (2002); and to Cheiloporinidae by Cheetham (1962), Berning (2006) and Bock (2006).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1923Cheiloporina Canu and Bassler
1962Cheiloporina Cheetham p. 332
2002Cheiloporina Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Cheiloporina Berning p. 96
2006Cheiloporina Bock

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Polyzoa
phylumBryozoaEhrenberg 1831
classGymnolaemataAllman 1856
RankNameAuthor
orderCheilostomataBusk 1859
suborderNeocheilostominad'Hondt 1985
infraorderAscophorina(Levinsen 1909)
Lepraliomorpha(Gordon 1989)
superfamilySchizoporelloideaJullien 1883
familyCheiloporinidaeBassler 1936
genusCheiloporinaCanu and Bassler 1923

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