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Multispinula

Lingulata - Siphonotretida - Siphonotretidae

Taxonomy
Multispinula was named by Rowell (1962) [Sepkoski's age data: O Aren-u O Ashg-m Sepkoski's reference number: 396,1066].

It was assigned to Siphonotretidae by Wright (1963) and Williams et al. (2000); and to Acrotretida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1962Multispinula Rowell
1963Multispinula Wright
2000Multispinula Williams et al. p. 145
2002Multispinula 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
orderSiphonotretidaGorjansky 1960
superfamilySiphonotretoideaKutorga 1848
familySiphonotretidaeKutorga 1848
genusMultispinulaRowell 1962

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