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Cratospirifer

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida

Taxonomy
Cratospirifer was named by Tong (1986) [Sepkoski's age data: C Tour Sepkoski's reference number: 881]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Spiriferida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1986Cratospirifer Tong
2002Cratospirifer Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
RankNameAuthor
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderSpiriferida
genusCratospiriferTong 1986

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