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Pyripora

Gymnolaemata - Cheilostomata - Electridae

Taxonomy
Pyripora was named by d'Orbigny (1852) [Sepkoski's age data: K Albi R Sepkoski's reference number: 2]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Electrinidae by Canu and Bassler (1920); to Cheilostomata by Sepkoski (2002); and to Electridae by Bock (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1852Pyripora d'Orbigny
1920Pyripora Canu and Bassler p. 76
2002Pyripora Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Pyripora Bock

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Polyzoa
phylumBryozoaEhrenberg 1831
RankNameAuthor
classGymnolaemataAllman 1856
orderCheilostomataBusk 1859
suborderMalacosteginaLevinsen 1902
superfamilyMembraniporoideaBusk 1852
familyElectridaeD'Orbigny 1851
genusPyriporad'Orbigny 1852

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