Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Diceromyonia

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Platyorthidae

Taxonomy
Diceromyonia was named by Wang (1949) [Sepkoski's age data: O Ashg-l S Ldov-l Sepkoski's reference number: 764]. Its type is Orthis tersa.

It was assigned to Dalmanellidae by Macomber (1970) and Howe (1988); to Platyorthidae by Williams et al. (2000); and to Orthida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1949Diceromyonia Wang
1970Diceromyonia Macomber p. 435
1988Diceromyonia Howe p. 207
2000Diceromyonia Williams et al. p. 811
2002Diceromyonia Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Diceromyonia ciona Li and Copper pp. 38-42 figs. Plate 13

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderOrthidaSchuchert and Cooper 1932
suborderDalmanellidinaMoore 1952
superfamilyDalmanelloideaSchuchert 1913
familyPlatyorthidaeHarper et al. 1969
genusDiceromyoniaWang 1949

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