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Aethirhynchia

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Erymnariidae

Taxonomy
Aethirhynchia was named by Shi (1990) [Sepkoski's age data: J Call Sepkoski's reference number: 1091]. It is not extant. Its type is Aethirhynchia lenticulata.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1990Aethirhynchia Shi p. 314
2002Aethirhynchia Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Aethirhynchia Williams et al. p. 1216

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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
familyErymnariidae
subfamilyCryptorhynchiinae
genusAethirhynchiaShi 1990

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