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Diaphelasma

Rhynchonellata - Pentamerida - Clarkellidae

Taxonomy
Diaphelasma is a genus. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Clarkellidae by Williams et al. (2002); and to Pentamerida by Sepkoski (2002).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Diaphelasma Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Diaphelasma Williams et al. p. 944

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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
suborderSyntrophiidinaUlrich and Cooper 1936
superfamilyPorambonitoideaDavidson 1853
familyClarkellidaeSchuchert and Cooper 1931
genusDiaphelasma

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