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Pentamerus (Supertrilobus)

Rhynchonellata - Pentamerida - Pentameridae

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

It was reranked as Pentamerus (Supertrilobus) by Williams et al. (2002).

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1979Supertrilobus Boucot and Johnson
2002Supertrilobus Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Pentamerus (Supertrilobus) Williams et al. p. 973

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Life
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
genusPentamerusSowerby 1813
subgenusSupertrilobus(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