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Trophisina

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Wellerellidae

Taxonomy
Trophisina was named by Cooper and Grant (1976) [Sepkoski's age data: P Leon-m Sepkoski's reference number: 7]. Its type is Trophisina fenaria. It is the type genus of Trophisininae.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1976Trophisina Cooper and Grant p. 2078
2002Trophisina Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Trophisina Williams et al. p. 1262

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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
superfamilyWellerelloideaLicharew 1956
familyWellerellidaeLicharew 1956
subfamilyTrophisininaeCooper and Grant 1976
genusTrophisina

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