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Elkanisca

Lingulata - Lingulida - Elkaniidae

Taxonomy
Elkanisca was named by Havlicek (1982) [Sepkoski's age data: O Trem-l O Aren-u Sepkoski's reference number: 538]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Elkaniidae by Holmer (1993) and Williams et al. (2000); and to Lingulida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1982Elkanisca Havlicek
1993Elkanisca Holmer
2000Elkanisca Williams et al. p. 69
2002Elkanisca Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
RankNameAuthor
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumLinguliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classLingulataGorjansky and Popov 1985
orderLingulidaWaagen 1885
superfamilyLinguloideaMenke 1828
familyElkaniidaeWalcott and Schuchert 1908
genusElkaniscaHavlicek 1982

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