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Atelestegastus

Strophomenata - Productida - Cooperinidae

Taxonomy
Atelestegastus was named by Cooper and Grant (1975) [Sepkoski's age data: P Asse Sepkoski's reference number: 7]. Its type is Atelestegastus marginatus.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1975Atelestegastus Cooper and Grant pp. 828-829
2000Atelestegastus Williams et al. p. 605
2002Atelestegastus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classStrophomenataWilliams et al 1996
orderProductidaSarytcheva and Sokolskaya 1959
suborderStrophalosiidina
superfamilyAulostegoideaMuir-Wood and Cooper 1960
familyCooperinidaePajaud 1968
subfamilyCooperininaePajaud 1968
genusAtelestegastus

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