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Aenigmastrophia

Rhynchonellata - Pentamerida - Aenigmastrophiidae

Taxonomy
Aenigmastrophia was named by Boucot (1971) [Sepkoski's age data: S Ludl Sepkoski's reference number: 25]. It is not extant. It is the type genus of Aenigmastrophiidae.

It was assigned to Strophomenida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Aenigmastrophiidae by Williams et al. (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1971Aenigmastrophia Boucot
2002Aenigmastrophia Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Aenigmastrophia Williams et al. p. 1002

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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
familyAenigmastrophiidaeBoucot and Rong 1994
genusAenigmastrophiaBoucot 1971

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