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Geniculina

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Strophomenidae

Taxonomy
Geniculina was named by Roomusoks (1993) [Sepkoski's age data: O Ashg-m O Ashg-m]. Its type is Strophomena pseudoalternata.

It was assigned to Strophomenida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Furcitellinae by Williams et al. (2000) and Rõõmusoks (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1993Geniculina Roomusoks
2000Geniculina Williams et al. p. 229
2002Geniculina Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Geniculina Rõõmusoks

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classStrophomenataWilliams et al 1996
orderStrophomenidaOpik 1934
superfamilyStrophomenoideaKing 1846
familyStrophomenidaeKing 1846
subfamilyFurcitellinaeWilliams 1965
genusGeniculinaRoomusoks 1993

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