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Melicerita

Gymnolaemata - Cheilostomata - Cellariidae

Taxonomy
Melicerita is a genus. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Cheilostomata by Sepkoski (2002); and to Cellariidae by Brown (1952), Brown (1958) and Schmidt (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1952Melicerita Brown
1958Melicerita Brown
2002Melicerita Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Melicerita 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
superfamilyCellarioideaFleming 1828
familyCellariidaeHincks 1880
genusMelicerita

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