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Conodiscus

Lingulata - Lingulida - Acrothelidae

Taxonomy
Conodiscus was named by Ulrich and Cooper (1936) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm u Sepkoski's reference number: 1,538]. It is not extant. It is the type genus of Conodiscinae.

It was assigned to Conodiscinae by Williams et al. (2000); and to Acrotretida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1936Conodiscus Ulrich and Cooper
2000Conodiscus Williams et al. p. 94
2002Conodiscus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumLinguliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classLingulataGorjansky and Popov 1985
orderLingulidaWaagen 1885
superfamilyAcrotheloidea
familyAcrothelidaeSchuchert 1893
subfamilyConodiscinaeRowell 1965
genusConodiscusUlrich and Cooper 1936

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