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Paraorthotetina

Strophomenata - Orthotetida - Meekellidae

Taxonomy
Paraorthotetina was named by He and Zhu (1985) [Sepkoski's age data: P Guad-u Sepkoski's reference number: 881].

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1985Paraorthotetina He and Zhu p. 198
2000Paraorthotetina Williams et al. p. 664
2002Paraorthotetina 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
orderOrthotetidaWaagen 1884
superfamilyOrthotetoidea
familyMeekellidae
subfamilyMeekellinae
genusParaorthotetina

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