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Liostrophia

Rhynchonellata - Pentamerida - Parastrophinidae

Taxonomy
Liostrophia was named by Cooper and Kindle (1936). Its type is Liostrophia glabra.

It was assigned to Pentamerida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Parastrophinidae by Mitchell (1977) and Williams et al. (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1936Liostrophia Cooper and Kindle
1977Liostrophia Mitchell
2002Liostrophia Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Liostrophia Williams et al. p. 957

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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
superfamilyCamerelloideaHall and Clarke 1894
familyParastrophinidaeUlrich and Cooper 1938
genusLiostrophiaCooper and Kindle 1936

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