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Pictothyris elegans

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Frenulinidae

Taxonomy
Pictothyris elegans was named by Yabe and Hatai (1936). It is extant.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1936Pictothyris elegans Yabe and Hatai
1989Pictothyris elegans Fong p. 108 figs. Pl 2, figs 9-12

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
RankNameAuthor
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderTerebratulida
suborderTerebratellidinaMuir-Wood 1955
superfamilyLaqueoideaThomson 1927
familyFrenulinidaeHatai 1938
subfamilyPictothyridinaeYabe and Hatai 1941
genusPictothyrisThomson 1927
specieselegansYabe and Hatai 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