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Tetralobula

Rhynchonellata - Pentamerida - Tetralobulidae

Taxonomy
Tetralobula was named by Ulrich and Cooper (1936). It is the type genus of Tetralobulinae.

It was assigned to Tetralobulinae by Williams et al. (2002); to Pentamerida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Tetralobulidae by Popov et al. (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1936Tetralobula Ulrich and Cooper
2002Tetralobula Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Tetralobula Williams et al. p. 937
2005Tetralobula Popov et al.

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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
superfamilyPorambonitoideaDavidson 1853
familyTetralobulidaeUlrich and Cooper 1936
genusTetralobulaUlrich and Cooper 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