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Nipponirhynchia

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Wellerellidae

Taxonomy
Nipponirhynchia was named by Yanagida and Nishikawa (1984) [Sepkoski's age data: P Sakm-l Sepkoski's reference number: 881]. Its type is Nipponirhynchia shutoi. It is the type genus of Nipponirhynchiinae.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1984Nipponirhynchia Yanagida and Nishikawa p. 163
2002Nipponirhynchia Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Nipponirhynchia Williams et al. p. 1260

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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
familyWellerellidaeLicharew 1956
subfamilyNipponirhynchiinaeSavage 1996
genusNipponirhynchia

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