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Tetrarhynchia (Rostrirhynchia)

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Tetrarhynchiidae

Taxonomy
Rostrirhynchia was named as a genus. It is not extant.

It was reranked as Tetrarhynchia (Rostrirhynchia) by Williams et al. (2002).

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Rostrirhynchia Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Tetrarhynchia (Rostrirhynchia) Williams et al. p. 1345

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderRhynchonellidaKuhn 1949
superfamilyHemithiridoideaRzhonsnitskaya 1956
familyTetrarhynchiidaeAger 1965
subfamilyTetrarhynchiinaeAger 1965
genusTetrarhynchia
subgenusRostrirhynchia

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