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Costisteges

Strophomenata - Productida - Aulostegidae

Taxonomy
Costisteges was named by Liao (1982) [Sepkoski's age data: P u Sepkoski's reference number: 881]. Its type is Costisteges dongluoensis.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1982Costisteges Liao p. 540
2000Costisteges Williams et al. p. 592
2002Costisteges 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
familyAulostegidae
subfamilyChonosteginae
genusCostisteges

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