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Elivina

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Spiriferellidae

Taxonomy
Elivina was named by Fredericks (1924) [Sepkoski's age data: P Asse-l P Guad-u Sepkoski's reference number: 7,417].

It was reranked as Spirifer (Elivina) by Reed (1944).

It was assigned to Spirifer by Reed (1944); to Spiriferida by Sepkoski (2002); to Spiriferellinae by Shen et al. (2003); and to Spiriferellidae by Williams et al. (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1924Elivina Fredericks
1944Spirifer (Elivina) Reed
2002Elivina Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Elivina Shen et al. p. 244
2006Elivina Williams et al. p. 1805

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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
superfamilySpiriferoidea()
familySpiriferellidaeWaterhouse 1968
genusElivinaFredericks 1924

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