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Lunulites

Gymnolaemata - Cheilostomata - Calloporidae

Taxonomy
Lunulites was named by Lamarck (1816) [Sepkoski's age data: K Sant-l T Plio Sepkoski's reference number: 626,636]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Lunulitidae by Brown (1956), Brown (1958) and Wienrich (1999); to Cheilostomata by Sepkoski (2002); and to Calloporidae by Schmidt (2003).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1816Lunulites Lamarck
1956Lunulites Brown
1958Lunulites Brown
1999Lunulites Wienrich p. 272
2002Lunulites Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Trochopora Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Lunulites Schmidt

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Polyzoa
phylumBryozoaEhrenberg 1831
RankNameAuthor
classGymnolaemataAllman 1856
orderCheilostomataBusk 1859
suborderNeocheilostominad'Hondt 1985
infraorderFlustrinaSmitt 1868
superfamilyCalloporoideaNorman 1903
familyCalloporidaeNorman 1903
genusLunulitesLamarck 1816

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