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Sphenarina

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Frieleiidae

Taxonomy
Sphenarina was named by Cooper (1959) [Sepkoski's age data: T Plio Sepkoski's reference number: 1].

It was assigned to Hispanirhynchiidae by Cooper (1959); to Rhynchonellida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Hispanirhynchiinae by Williams et al. (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1959Sphenarina Cooper p. 62
2002Sphenarina Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Sphenarina Williams et al. p. 1323

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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
superfamilyNorelloideaAger 1959
familyFrieleiidae
subfamilyHispanirhynchiinae()
genusSphenarina

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