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Metroperiella

Gymnolaemata - Cheilostomata

Taxonomy
Metroperiella was named by Canu and Bassler (1917) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-m-u T Eo-u Sepkoski's reference number: 1260]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Cheilostomata by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1917Metroperiella Canu and Bassler
2002Metroperiella Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
RankNameAuthor
Polyzoa
phylumBryozoaEhrenberg 1831
classGymnolaemataAllman 1856
orderCheilostomataBusk 1859
genusMetroperiellaCanu 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