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Schizonema

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Hesperorthidae

Taxonomy
Schizonema is a genus. It is not extant. Its type is Hebertella (Schizonema) fissistriata.

It was assigned to Hesperorthidae by Williams et al. (2000); and to Orthida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1912Schizoramma Foerste
2000Schizonema Williams et al. p. 740
2002Schizonema Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Schizoramma Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Life
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
RankNameAuthor
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderOrthidaSchuchert and Cooper 1932
suborderOrthidinaSchuchert and Cooper 1932
superfamilyOrthoideaWoodward 1852
familyHesperorthidaeSchuchert and Cooper 1931
genusSchizonema

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