Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy   Age range and collections

Rugoclostus

Strophomenata - Productida - Productidae

Taxonomy
Rugoclostus was named by Easton (1962) [Sepkoski's age data: C Bash-l C Bash-u Sepkoski's reference number: 955,1200]. It is not extant. Its type is Rugoclostus nivalis.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1962Rugoclostus Easton pp. 59-60 figs. Plate 7, Figs. 11-15
2000Rugoclostus Williams et al. p. 480
2002Rugoclostus Sepkoski, Jr.

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
RankNameAuthor
classStrophomenataWilliams et al 1996
orderProductidaSarycheva and Sokolskaya 1959
suborderProductidina
superfamilyProductoideaGray 1840
familyProductidaeGray 1840
subfamilyLeioproductinaeMuir-Wood and Cooper 1960
tribeHorridoniiniMuir-Wood and Cooper 1960
genusRugoclostus

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