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Chonosteges

Strophomenata - Productida - Aulostegidae

Taxonomy
Chonosteges was named by Muir-Wood and Cooper (1960) [Sepkoski's age data: P Sakm-u P Leon-u Sepkoski's reference number: 7]. Its type is Aulosteges magnicostatus. It is the type genus of Chonosteginae.

It was assigned to Chonosteginae by Muir-Wood and Cooper (1960) and Williams et al. (2000); and to Strophomenida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1960Chonosteges Muir-Wood and Cooper p. 113
2000Chonosteges Williams et al. p. 591
2002Chonosteges 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
suborderStrophalosiidina
superfamilyAulostegoideaMuir-Wood and Cooper 1960
familyAulostegidae
subfamilyChonosteginae
genusChonosteges

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