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Scacchinella

Strophomenata - Productida - Scacchinellidae

Taxonomy
Scacchinella was named by Gemmellaro (1891) [Sepkoski's age data: C Step-u P Guad-l Sepkoski's reference number: 1066]. Its type is Scacchinella variabilis. It is the type genus of Scacchinellinae.

It was assigned to Scacchinellidae by Muir-Wood and Cooper (1960); to Scacchinellinae by Williams et al. (2000); and to Strophomenida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1891Scacchinella Gemmellaro
1960Scacchinella Muir-Wood and Cooper p. 129
2000Scacchinella Williams et al. p. 607
2002Scacchinella 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
suborderStrophalosiidina
superfamilyAulostegoideaMuir-Wood and Cooper 1960
familyScacchinellidae
subfamilyScacchinellinaeLicharew 1928
genusScacchinellaGemmellaro 1891

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