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Chelononia

Strophomenata - Orthotetida - Schuchertellidae

Taxonomy
Chelononia was named by Cooper and Grant (1974) [Sepkoski's age data: P Asse Sepkoski's reference number: 7]. Its type is Chelononia neali.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1974Chelononia Cooper and Grant p. 327
2000Chelononia Williams et al. p. 667
2002Chelononia 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
orderOrthotetidaWaagen 1884
superfamilyOrthotetoidea
familySchuchertellidae
subfamilyStreptorhynchinae
genusChelononia

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