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Altoplicatella

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferinida - Lepismatinidae

Taxonomy
Altoplicatella was named by Xu and Liu (1983) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr m Sepkoski's reference number: 881]. Its type is Altoplicatella altiarea.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1983Altoplicatella Xu and Liu p. 114
2002Altoplicatella Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Altoplicatella Williams et al. p. 1927

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderSpiriferinidaIvanova 1972
suborderSpiriferinidinaIvanova 1972
superfamilyPennospiriferinoideaDagys 1972
familyLepismatinidae
subfamilyLepismatininaeXu and Liu 1983
genusAltoplicatella

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