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Caledorhynchia

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Rhynchonellidae

Taxonomy
Caledorhynchia was named by MacFarlan (1992) [Sepkoski's age data: J Sine J Call-l Sepkoski's reference number: 1068]. Its type is Caledorhynchia caledonica.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1992Caledorhynchia MacFarlan p. 209
2002Caledorhynchia Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Caledorhynchia Williams et al. p. 1288

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Life
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
RankNameAuthor
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderRhynchonellidaKuhn 1949
superfamilyRhynchonelloidead'Orbigny 1847
familyRhynchonellidaeGray 1848
subfamilyPiarorhynchiinaeShi and Grant 1993
genusCaledorhynchia

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