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Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Rhynchonellidae

Rhynchonella was named by Fischer (1809) [Sepkoski's age data: J Hett K Vala Sepkoski's reference number: 1091]. Its type is Rhynchonella loxia. It is the type genus of Rhynchonellinae.

It was assigned to Rhynchonellida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Rhynchonellinae by Perry and Chatterton (1979) and Williams et al. (2002).

R. (Stegerhynchus), R. acuminata, R. acutiloba (syn. R. ornithopsis, R. trigeri), R. adrianensis, R. alontina, R. arcula, R. arthaberi, R. bajociana, R. blackwelderi, R. carapezzae, R. carinthiaca, R. cimbrica, R. concentrostriata, R. confinensis, R. corradii, R. cotilloni, R. curviceps, R. cynodon, R. decipiens, R. djeffarae, R. durangensis, R. edwardsi, R. eskiordensis, R. etalloni, R. exigua, R. farciens, R. fascilla, R. funiculata, R. girvaniensis, R. granulum (syn. R. trilatera), R. hemicostata, R. infirma, R. inflata, R. jukesi, R. kaminskii, R. kirchhoferi, R. kochigataniensis, R. krotovi, R. lacuna, R. langleti, R. limbata, R. lingulata, R. linguligera, R. liostraca (syn. R. bilobata), R. loxia (type species), R. loxiae, R. maudensis, R. minuta, R. miquihuanensis, R. misella, R. nauniae, R. negrii, R. niobe, R. obesula, R. obtusifrons, R. ordinaria, R. ottomana, R. parkhillensis, R. paucicosta, R. pauciplicata, R. phaseolina, R. pinguis, R. pironiana, R. pretiosa, R. pseudoazaisi, R. psitacea, R. pupula, R. pyrenaei, R. richardsoni, R. rivelensis, R. rochei, R. rouillieri, R. royeri, R. salinasi, R. scalpellum, R. semiplecta (syn. Terebratula triangulata, Terebratula triplecta, Terebratula haueri, Terebratula joannisaustriae), R. sosiensis, R. speetonensis, R. steinbesi, R. subacuta, R. subdecussata, R. subrimosa, R. subvariabilis, R. tazerdunensis, R. tenuistriata, R. texana, R. tremensis, R. trilobata, R. triquetra, R. tscharkensis, R. varians, R. vorobievensis, R. whiteana, R. wichmanni, R. withei

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1809Rhynchonella Fischer
1979Rhynchonella Perry and Chatterton p. 310
2002Rhynchonella Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Rhynchonella Williams et al. p. 1280

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phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderRhynchonellidaKuhn 1949
superfamilyRhynchonelloidead'Orbigny 1847
familyRhynchonellidaeGray 1848
subfamilyRhynchonellinaeGray 1848
genusRhynchonellaFischer 1809

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.

No diagnoses are available