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Mesolobus

Strophomenata - Productida - Rugosochonetidae

Taxonomy
Mesolobus was named by Dunbar and Condra (1932) [Sepkoski's age data: C Bash-l P Leon-u Sepkoski's reference number: 1,7,1200].

It was assigned to Chonetidae by Hoare (1961); to Capillomesolobinae by Williams et al. (2000); and to Strophomenida by Sepkoski (2002).

Species lacking formal opinion data
Sister genera
Ussurichonetes

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1932Mesolobus Dunbar and Condra p. 134
1961Mesolobus Hoare p. 42
2000Mesolobus Williams et al. p. 409
2002Mesolobus Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Ussurichonetes 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
orderProductidaSarycheva and Sokolskaya 1959
suborderChonetidina
superfamilyChonetoidea
familyRugosochonetidae
subfamilyCapillomesolobinae
genusMesolobus

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