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Deltachania

Rhynchonellata - Athyridida - Athyrididae

Taxonomy
Deltachania was named by Waterhouse (1971) [Sepkoski's age data: C Mosc Sepkoski's reference number: 897].

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1971Deltachania Waterhouse p. 217
2002Deltachania Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Deltachania Williams et al. p. 1510

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderAthyrididaBoucot et al. 1964
suborderAthyrididinaBoucot et al. 1964
superfamilyAthyridoideaMcCoy 1844
familyAthyrididaeMcCoy 1841
subfamilyCleiothyrididinaeAlvarez et al. 1998
genusDeltachania

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