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Lissopleura

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Trigonirhynchiidae

Taxonomy
Lissopleura was named by Whitfield (1896) [Sepkoski's age data: D Gedi Sepkoski's reference number: 25].

It was assigned to Rhynchonellida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Trigonirhynchiinae by Savage and Goodwin (1998) and Williams et al. (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1896Lissopleura Whitfield
1998Lissopleura Savage and Goodwin p. 437
2002Lissopleura Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Lissopleura Williams et al. p. 1056

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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
superfamilyRhynchotrematoideaSchuchert 1913
familyTrigonirhynchiidaeMcLaren 1965
subfamilyTrigonirhynchiinaeSchmidt 1965
genusLissopleuraWhitfield 1896

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