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Chonetes

Strophomenata - Productida - Chonetidae

Taxonomy
Chonetes was named by Fischer de Waldheim (1830) [Sepkoski's age data: D Sieg-l C Tour-l Sepkoski's reference number: 25]. It is the type genus of Chonetidae, Chonetinae.

It was assigned to Chonetidae by Talent (1963); to Chonetinae by Williams et al. (2000); and to Strophomenida by Sepkoski (2002).

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1830Chonetes Fischer de Waldheim
1963Chonetes Talent p. 67
2000Chonetes Williams et al. p. 394
2002Chonetes 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
orderProductidaSarycheva and Sokolskaya 1959
suborderChonetidina
superfamilyChonetoidea
familyChonetidaeBronn 1862
subfamilyChonetinaeBronn 1862
genusChonetes

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