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Elythyna

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Elythynidae

Taxonomy
Elythyna was named by Rzhonsnitskaya.

It was assigned to Reticulariidae by Johnson (1975); to Spiriferida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Elythynidae by Williams et al. (2006).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1975Elythyna Johnson p. 973
2002Elythina Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Elythyna Williams et al. p. 1747

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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
superfamilyMartinioidea
familyElythynidaeGourvennec 1994
genusElythynaRzhonsnitskaya

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