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Obturamentella

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Obturamentellidae

Taxonomy
Obturamentella was named by Amsden (1958) [Sepkoski's age data: D Gedi D Sieg Sepkoski's reference number: 25,764]. It is the type genus of Obturamentellidae.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1958Obturamentella Amsden
1998Obturamentella Savage and Goodwin p. 438
2002Obturamentella Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Obturamentella Williams et al. p. 1117

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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
superfamilyUncinuloideaRzonsnitskaya 1956
familyObturamentellidaeSavage 1996
genusObturamentellaAmsden 1958

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