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Gymnolaemata - Cheilostomata - Onychocellidae

Onychocella was named by Jullien (1882) [Sepkoski's age data: K Ceno-l R Sepkoski's reference number: 519]. It is extant. It is the type genus of Onychocellidae.

It was assigned to Cheilostomata by Sepkoski (2002); and to Onychocellidae by Brown (1958), Voigt (1981), Gordon and Taylor (1999), Pouyet (2000), Schmidt (2003), Berning (2006), Bock (2006), Di Martino and Taylor (2013), Guha (2013) and Gordon and Taylor (2015).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1882Onychocella Jullien
1958Onychocella Brown
1981Onychocella Voigt p. 291
1999Onychocella Gordon and Taylor
2000Onychocella Pouyet
2002Onychocella Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Onychocella Schmidt
2006Onychocella Berning p. 40
2006Onychocella Bock
2013Onychocella Di Martino and Taylor p. 89
2013Onychocella Guha
2015Onychocella Gordon and Taylor

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EubilateriaAx 1987
phylumBryozoaEhrenberg 1831
classGymnolaemataAllman 1856
orderCheilostomataBusk 1859
suborderNeocheilostominad'Hondt 1985
infraorderFlustrinaSmitt 1868
superfamilyMicroporoideaGray 1848
familyOnychocellidaeJullien 1882
genusOnychocellaJullien 1882

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.

No diagnoses are available