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Eoscaphelasma

Lingulata - Acrotretida - Scaphelasmatidae

Taxonomy
Eoscaphelasma was named by Koneva et al. (1990) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Fran Sepkoski's reference number: 1190]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1990Eoscaphelasma Koneva et al.
2000Eoscaphelasma Williams et al. p. 122
2002Eoscaphelasma 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
orderAcrotretidaKuhn 1949
superfamilyAcrotretoidea
familyScaphelasmatidaeRowell 1965
genusEoscaphelasmaKoneva et al. 1990

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