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Aetheia

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Basiliolidae

Taxonomy
Aetheia is a genus. It is not extant. Its type is Waldheimia sinuata. It is the type genus of Aetheiinae.

It was assigned to Rhynchonellida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Aetheiinae by Cooper (1959) and Williams et al. (2002).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1920Thomsonica Cossmann
1959Aetheia Cooper p. 42
2002Aetheia Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Aetheia Williams et al. p. 1210

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderRhynchonellidaKuhn 1949
superfamilyPugnacoideaRzhonsnitskaia 1956
familyBasiliolidae
subfamilyAetheiinae
genusAetheia

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