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Plicanoplites

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida

Taxonomy
Plicanoplites was named by Havlicek (1974) [Sepkoski's age data: D Sieg , D Emsi Sepkoski's reference number: 538]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Strophomenida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Spiriferida by Williams et al. (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1974Plicanoplites Havlicek
2002Plicanoplites Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Plicanoplites Williams et al. p. 1875

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
RankNameAuthor
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderSpiriferida
genusPlicanoplitesHavlicek 1974

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