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Paterina

Paterinata - Paterinida - Paterinidae

Taxonomy
Paterina was named by Beecher (1891) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Tomm-u Cm mMid-u Sepkoski's reference number: 19]. It is the type genus of Paterinidae.

It was reranked as Micromitra (Paterina) by Reed (1917).

It was assigned to Micromitra by Reed (1917); to Paterinidae by Williams et al. (2000); and to Paterinida by Bengtson (1992) and Sepkoski (2002).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1872Iphidea Billings
1891Paterina Beecher
1917Micromitra (Paterina) Reed
1992Paterina Bengtson p. 1030
2000Paterina Williams et al. p. 150
2002Paterina 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
familyPaterinidaeSchuchert 1893
genusPaterinaBeecher 1891

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