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Clorinda

Rhynchonellata - Pentamerida - Clorindidae

Taxonomy
Clorinda was named by Barrande (1879). Its type is Clorinda armata.

It was replaced with Plagiarthrus by Ameghino (1897).

It was assigned to Clorindidae by Jin and Chatterton (1997); to Clorindinae by Bassett and Cocks (1974) and Williams et al. (2002); and to Pentamerida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1879Clorinda Barrande
1974Clorinda Bassett and Cocks
1997Clorinda Jin and Chatterton
2002Clorinda Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Clorinda Williams et al. p. 1023

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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
superfamilyClorindoideaRzhonsnitskaia 1956
familyClorindidaeRzhonsnitskaia 1956
subfamilyClorindinaeRzhonsnitskaia 1956
genusClorindaBarrande 1879

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