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Pentameroides (Callipentamerus)

Rhynchonellata - Pentamerida - Pentameridae

Taxonomy
Callipentamerus was named by Boucot (1964).

It was reranked as Pentameroides (Callipentamerus) by Williams et al. (2002).

It was assigned to Pentameroidinae by Jin and Chatterton (1997); to Pentamerida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Pentameroides by Williams et al. (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1964Callipentamerus Boucot
1997Callipentamerus Jin and Chatterton
2002Callipentamerus Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Pentameroides (Callipentamerus) Williams et al. p. 983

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderPentameridaSchuchert and Cooper 1931
suborderPentameridinaSchuchert and Cooper 1931
superfamilyPentameroideaMcCoy 1844
familyPentameridae
genusPentameroidesSchuchert and Cooper 1931
subgenusCallipentamerus(Boucot 1964)

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