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Pentamerifera

Rhynchonellata - Pentamerida - Pentameridae

Taxonomy
Pentamerifera was named by Khodalevich (1939).

It was assigned to Pentamerinae by Jin and Chatterton (1997); to Pentameridae 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
1939Pentamerifera Khodalevich
1997Pentamerifera Jin and Chatterton
2002Pentamerifera Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Pentamerifera 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
genusPentameriferaKhodalevich 1939

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