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Shlyginia

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Leptellinidae

Taxonomy
Shlyginia was named by Nikitin and Popov (1983) [Sepkoski's age data: O m Sepkoski's reference number: 881].

It was assigned to Leptellinidae by Popov et al. (2000); to Leptellininae by Williams et al. (2000) and Percival et al. (2001); and to Strophomenida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1983Shlyginia Nikitin and Popov
2000Shlyginia Popov et al.
2000Shlyginia Williams et al. p. 324
2001Shlyginia Percival et al.
2002Shlyginia 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
orderStrophomenidaOpik 1934
superfamilyPlectambonitoideaJones 1928
familyLeptellinidaeUlrich and Cooper 1936
subfamilyLeptellininaeUlrich and Cooper 1936
genusShlyginiaNikitin and Popov 1983

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