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Mesoleptostrophia

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Leptostrophiidae

Taxonomy
Mesoleptostrophia was named by Harper and Boucot (1978) [Sepkoski's age data: S Ldov-m D Gedi Sepkoski's reference number: 538]. It is not extant.

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

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1978Mesoleptostrophia Harper and Boucot
2000Mesoleptostrophia Williams et al. p. 286
2002Leptostrophiella Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Mesoleptostrophia Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Mitchellella Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
RankNameAuthor
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classStrophomenataWilliams et al 1996
orderStrophomenidaOpik 1934
superfamilyStrophomenoideaKing 1846
familyLeptostrophiidaeCaster 1939
genusMesoleptostrophiaHarper and Boucot 1978

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