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Glyptomena

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Glyptomenidae

Taxonomy
Glyptomena was named by Cooper (1956). It is not extant. Its type is Glyptomena sculpturata. It is the type genus of Glyptomenidae.

It was assigned to Glyptomeninae by Mitchell (1977) and Williams et al. (2000); and to Strophomenida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1956Glyptomena Cooper
1977Glyptomena Mitchell
2000Glyptomena Williams et al. p. 252
2002Glyptomena 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
orderStrophomenidaOpik 1933
superfamilyStrophomenoideaKing 1846
familyGlyptomenidaeWilliams 1965
subfamilyGlyptomeninaeWilliams 1965
genusGlyptomenaCooper 1956

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