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Murinella

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Strophomenidae

Taxonomy
Murinella was named by Cooper (1956). Its type is Murinella partita.

It was assigned to Strophomenida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Furcitellinae by Williams et al. (2000) and Jakobsen et al. (2014).

Species
M. partita (type species), M. walliensis
Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1956Murinella Cooper
2000Murinella Williams et al. p. 233
2002Murinella Sepkoski, Jr.
2014Murinella Jakobsen et al.

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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
familyStrophomenidaeKing 1846
subfamilyFurcitellinaeWilliams 1965
genusMurinellaCooper 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