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Adolfia

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Adolfiidae

Taxonomy
Adolfia was named by Gürich (1909) [Sepkoski's age data: D Fras-l D Fame-u Sepkoski's reference number: 25,538]. It is the type genus of Adolfiinae, Adolfiidae.

It was assigned to Spiriferida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Adolfiinae by Williams et al. (2006).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1909Adolfia Gürich
2002Adolfia Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Changshaispirifer Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Adolfia Williams et al. p. 1703

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderSpiriferida
suborderSpiriferidina
superfamilyAdolfioideaSartenaer 1966
familyAdolfiidaeSartenaer 1966
subfamilyAdolfiinaeSartenaer 1966
genusAdolfia

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