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Dimerella

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Dimerellidae

Taxonomy
Dimerella was named by Zittel (1870) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Nori Sepkoski's reference number: 538]. It is not extant. Its type is Dimerella guembeli. It is the type genus of Dimerellidae, Dimerellinae.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1870Dimerella Zittel
2002Dimerella Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Dimerella Williams et al. p. 1236

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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
superfamilyDimerelloideaBuckman 1918
familyDimerellidae
subfamilyDimerellinaeBuckman 1918
genusDimerellaZittel 1870

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