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Craniopsida

Craniata - Craniopsida

Taxonomy
Craniopsida was named by Gorjansky and Popov (1985). It is extant.

It was assigned to Inarticulata by Sepkoski (2002); and to Craniata by Williams et al. (1996), Williams et al. (2000) and Skovsted (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1985Craniopsida Gorjansky and Popov
1996Craniopsida Williams et al. p. 1192
2000Craniopsida Williams et al. p. 164
2002Craniopsida Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Craniopsida Skovsted p. 1093

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
RankNameAuthor
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumCraniiformeaPopov et al. 1993
classCraniata
orderCraniopsidaGorjansky and Popov 1985
orderCraniopsidaGorjansky and Popov 1985

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