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Lissorhynchia

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Pontisiidae

Taxonomy
Lissorhynchia was named by Yang and Xu (1966) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Anis Tr Ladi-l Sepkoski's reference number: 538]. Its type is Lissorhynchia pygmaea.

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

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1966Lissorhynchia Yang and Xu p. 14
1974Neowellerella Dagys p. 116
2002Lissorhynchia Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Neowellerella Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Lissorhynchia Williams et al. p. 1275

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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
superfamilyWellerelloideaLicharew 1956
familyPontisiidaeCooper and Grant 1976
subfamilyPontisiinaeCooper and Grant 1976
genusLissorhynchia

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