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Plicirhynchia

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Notosariidae

Taxonomy
Plicirhynchia was named by Allan (1947) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-u Sepkoski's reference number: 1]. Its type is Rhynchonella plicigera.

It was assigned to Hemithyridae by Cooper (1959); to Hemithyrididae by Chiesa et al. (1995); to Rhynchonellida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Notosariidae by Williams et al. (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1947Plicirhynchia Allan
1959Plicirhynchia Cooper p. 52
1995Plicirhynchia Chiesa et al. p. 26
2002Plicirhynchia Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Plicirhynchia Williams et al. p. 1367

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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
superfamilyHemithiridoideaRzhonsnitskaya 1956
familyNotosariidae
genusPlicirhynchiaAllan 1947

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