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Herpetopora

Gymnolaemata - Cheilostomata - Electridae

Taxonomy
Herpetopora was named by Lang (1914) [Sepkoski's age data: K Turo T Ol-l]. Its type is Herpetopora anglica.

It was assigned to Electrinidae by Canu and Bassler (1920); to Cheilostomata by Sepkoski (2002); and to Electridae by Bock (2006) and Guha (2013).

Species
H. anglica (type species), H. danica, H. haimei
Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1914Herpetopora Lang
1920Herpetopora Canu and Bassler p. 81
2002Herpetopora Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Herpetopora Bock
2013Herpetopora Guha

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Polyzoa
phylumBryozoaEhrenberg 1831
RankNameAuthor
classGymnolaemataAllman 1856
orderCheilostomataBusk 1859
suborderMalacosteginaLevinsen 1902
superfamilyMembraniporoideaBusk 1852
familyElectridaeD'Orbigny 1851
genusHerpetoporaLang 1914

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