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Lyonia

Strophomenata - Productida - Monticuliferidae

Taxonomy
Lyonia was named by Archbold (1983) [Sepkoski's age data: P Sakm Sepkoski's reference number: 963]. It is the type genus of Lyoniini.

It was assigned to Grandaurispininae by Williams et al. (2000); to Strophomenida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Lyoniini by Williams et al. (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1983Lyonia Archbold p. 244
2000Lyonia Williams et al. p. 533
2002Lyonia Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Lyonia Williams et al. p. 2656

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
RankNameAuthor
classStrophomenataWilliams et al 1996
orderProductidaSarycheva and Sokolskaya 1959
suborderProductidina
superfamilyLinoproductoidea
familyMonticuliferidaeMuir-Wood and Cooper 1960
subfamilyAuriculispininae
tribeLyoniiniWaterhouse 2001
genusLyonia

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