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Askepasma

Paterinata - Paterinida - Cryptotretidae

Taxonomy
Askepasma was named by Laurie (1986) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Atda Sepkoski's reference number: 580].

It was assigned to Cryptotretidae by Williams et al. (2000); and to Paterinida by Bengtson (1992) and Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1986Askepasma Laurie
1992Askepasma Bengtson p. 1030
2000Askepasma Williams et al. p. 153
2002Askepasma Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
RankNameAuthor
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumLinguliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classPaterinataWilliams et al 1996
orderPaterinidaRowell 1965
superfamilyPaterinoideaSchuchert 1893
familyCryptotretidaePelman 1979
genusAskepasmaLaurie 1986

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