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Discinopsis

Craniata - Craniopsida - Craniopsidae

Taxonomy
Discinopsis was named by Hall and Clarke (1892) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm m Sepkoski's reference number: 1]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1892Discinopsis Hall and Clarke
2000Discinopsis Williams et al. p. 165
2002Discinopsis Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
RankNameAuthor
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumCraniiformeaPopov et al. 1993
classCraniata
orderCraniopsidaGorjansky and Popov 1985
superfamilyCraniopsioideaWilliams 1963
familyCraniopsidaeWilliams 1963
genusDiscinopsisHall and Clarke 1892

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