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Boreiospira

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferinida - Rastelligeridae

Taxonomy
Boreiospira was named by Dagys (1974) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Carn Sepkoski's reference number: 538]. Its type is Spiriferina lundgreni.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1974Boreiospira Dagys p. 126
2002Boreiospira Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Boreiospira Williams et al. p. 1895

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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
suborderCyrtinidinaCarter and Johnson 1994
superfamilySpondylospiroideaHoover 1991
familyRastelligeridaeCarter 1994
subfamilyRastelligerinaeCarter 1994
genusBoreiospira

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