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Protoskenidioides

Rhynchonellata - Protorthida - Skenidiidae

Taxonomy
Protoskenidioides was named by Williams (1974). It is not extant. Its type is Protoskenidioides revelata.

It was assigned to Orthida by Sepkoski (2002); to Protorthida by Zhan and Jin (2005); and to Skenidiidae by Williams et al. (2000), Benedetto (2003) and Hansen and Holmer (2011).

Species
P. promontorium, P. revelata (type species)
Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1974Protoskenidioides Williams
2000Protoskenidioides Williams et al. p. 713
2002Protoskenidiodes Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Protoskenidioides Benedetto
2005Protoskenidioides Zhan and Jin p. 375
2011Protoskenidioides Hansen and Holmer

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
RankNameAuthor
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderProtorthidaSchuchert and Cooper 1931
superfamilySkenidioideaKozlowski 1929
familySkenidiidaeKozlowski 1929
genusProtoskenidioidesWilliams 1974

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