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Apheoorthis

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Eoorthidae

Taxonomy
Apheoorthis was named by Ulrich and Cooper (1936). Its type is Eoorthis lineocosta.

It was assigned to Eoorthinae by Rubel (1961); to Orthida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Eoorthidae by Williams et al. (2000) and Hansen and Holmer (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1936Apheoorthis Ulrich and Cooper
1961Apheoorthis Rubel
2000Apheoorthis Williams et al. p. 766
2002Apheoorthis Sepkoski, Jr.
2011Apheoorthis Hansen and Holmer

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderOrthidaSchuchert and Cooper 1932
suborderOrthidinaSchuchert and Cooper 1932
superfamilyPlectorthoideaSchuchert and Le Vene 1929
familyEoorthidaeWalcott 1908
genusApheoorthisUlrich and Cooper 1936

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