|Basic info||Taxonomic history||Classification||Relationships|
|Morphology||Ecology and taphonomy||Age range and collections|
Lingulata - Acrotretida - Acrothelidae
It was assigned to Acrotretidae by Henningsmoen (1952); to Acrothelinae by Puura and Holmer (1993), Bruton and Harper (2000) and Williams et al. (2000); and to Acrotretida by Bengtson (1992) and Sepkoski (2002).
|Year||Name and author|
|1992||Acrothele Bengtson p. 1030|
|1993||Acrothele Puura and Holmer|
|2000||Acrothele Bruton and Harper|
|2000||Acrothele Williams et al. p. 92|
|2002||Acrothele Sepkoski, Jr.|
|2002||Dearbornia Sepkoski, Jr.|
|2002||Glyptacrothele Sepkoski, Jr.|
|2002||Redlichella Sepkoski, Jr.|
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