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Kleidionella

Gymnolaemata - Cheilostomata - Lepraliellidae

Taxonomy
Kleidionella was named by Canu and Bassler (1917) [Sepkoski's age data: K Sn T Ol-l Sepkoski's reference number: 1066]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Celleporidae by Cheetham (1962); to Cheilostomata by Sepkoski (2002); and to Lepraliellidae by Bock (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1917Kleidionella Canu and Bassler
1962Kleidionella Cheetham p. 336
2002Kleidionella Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Kleidionella Bock

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Polyzoa
RankNameAuthor
phylumBryozoaEhrenberg 1831
classGymnolaemataAllman 1856
orderCheilostomataBusk 1859
familyLepraliellidaeVigneaux 1949
genusKleidionellaCanu and Bassler 1917

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