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Leptodontella

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Douvillinidae

Taxonomy
Leptodontella is a genus. It is not extant. It is the type genus of Leptodontellinae.

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

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
2000Leptodontella Williams et al. p. 276
2002Altaestrophia Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Leptodontella 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 1934
superfamilyStrophomenoideaKing 1846
familyDouvillinidaeCaster 1939
subfamilyLeptodontellinaeWilliams 1965
genusLeptodontella

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