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Platyterorhynchus

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Platyterorhynchidae

Taxonomy
Platyterorhynchus is a genus. It is not extant. It is the type genus of Platyterorhynchinae.

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

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Platyterorhynchus Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Platyterorhynchus Williams et al. p. 1154

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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
superfamilyRhynchonelloidead'Orbigny 1847
familyPlatyterorhynchidae(Savage 1996)
genusPlatyterorhynchus

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