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Rhipidium (Pararhipidium)

Rhynchonellata - Pentamerida - Pentameridae

Taxonomy
Pararhipidium was named by Boucot and Johnson (1979) [Sepkoski's age data: S Wenl-u S Ludl Sepkoski's reference number: 25,538]. It is not extant.

It was reranked as Rhipidium (Pararhipidium) by Williams et al. (2002).

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1979Pararhipidium Boucot and Johnson
2002Pararhipidium Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Rhipidium (Pararhipidium) 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
genusRhipidiumSchuchert and Cooper 1931
subgenusPararhipidium(Boucot and Johnson 1979)

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