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Spondylostrophia

Rhynchonellata - Pentamerida - Stricklandistrophiidae

Taxonomy
Spondylostrophia is a genus. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Spondylostrophia Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Spondylostrophia Williams et al. p. 1005

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderPentameridaSchuchert and Cooper 1931
suborderPentameridinaSchuchert and Cooper 1931
superfamilyStricklandioideaSchuchert and Cooper 1931
familyStricklandistrophiidaeSapelnikov and Kulikov 1976
genusSpondylostrophia

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