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Eothele

Lingulata - Acrotretida - Acrothelidae

Taxonomy
Eothele was named by Rowell (1980) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Boto-u Cm Tojo Sepkoski's reference number: 18,932].

It was assigned to Brachiopoda by Bengtson (1992); to Acrothelidae by Brock and Cooper (1993); to Acrothelinae by Williams et al. (2000); and to Acrotretida by Sepkoski (2002).

Species
Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1980Eothele Rowell
1992Eothele Bengtson p. 1030
1993Eothele Brock and Cooper p. 782
2000Eothele Williams et al. p. 92
2002Eothele 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
orderAcrotretidaKuhn 1949
superfamilyAcrotretoidea
familyAcrothelidaeWalcott and Schuchert 1908
subfamilyAcrothelinaeWalcott and Schuchert 1908
genusEotheleRowell 1980

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