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Kosoidea

Lingulata - Lingulida - Disciniidae

Taxonomy
Kosoidea was named by Havlicek and Mergl (1988) [Sepkoski's age data: S u Sepkoski's reference number: 881]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1988Kosoidea Havlicek and Mergl
2000Kosoidea Williams et al. p. 86
2002Kosoidea 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
orderLingulidaWaagen 1885
superfamilyDiscinoidea(Gray 1840)
familyDisciniidae(Gray 1840)
genusKosoideaHavlicek and Mergl 1988

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