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Pectorhyncha

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Obturamentellidae

Taxonomy
Pectorhyncha was named by McLearn (1918) [Sepkoski's age data: S Ldov-u Sepkoski's reference number: 25].

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
1918Pectorhyncha McLearn
1998Pectorhyncha Savage and Goodwin p. 438
2002Pectorhyncha Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Pectorhyncha 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
genusPectorhynchaMcLearn 1918

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