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Niorhynx

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Niorhynicidae

Taxonomy
Niorhynx is a genus. It is not extant. It is the type genus of Niorhynicidae.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Niorhynx Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Niorhynx Williams et al. p. 1046

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
RankNameAuthor
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderRhynchonellidaKuhn 1949
superfamilyAncistrorhynchoideaCooper 1956
familyNiorhynicidaeSavage 1996
genusNiorhynx

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