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Wairakirhynchia

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida - Norellidae

Taxonomy
Wairakirhynchia was named by MacFarlan (1992) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Anis-l Tr Ladi Sepkoski's reference number: 1068]. Its type is Wairakirhynchia etaliana.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1992Wairakirhynchia MacFarlan p. 55
2002Wairakirhynchia Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Wairakirhynchia Williams et al. p. 1314

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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
familyNorellidaeAger 1959
subfamilyPraemonticlarellinae
genusWairakirhynchia

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