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Veliseptum

Lingulata - Acrotretida - Ephippelasmatidae

Taxonomy
Veliseptum was named by Popov (1976) [Sepkoski's age data: O Cara-u O Ashg-l Sepkoski's reference number: 538]. Its type is Veliseptum fragile.

It was assigned to Ephippelasmatinae by Holmer (1986); to Ephippelasmatidae by Williams et al. (2000); and to Acrotretida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1976Veliseptum Popov
1986Veliseptum Holmer
2000Veliseptum Williams et al. p. 130
2002Veliseptum 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
familyEphippelasmatidaeRowell 1965
genusVeliseptumPopov 1976

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