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Gypospirifer

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Trigonotretidae

Taxonomy
Gypospirifer was named by Cooper and Grant (1976) [Sepkoski's age data: C Serp-u P Leon-m Sepkoski's reference number: 7]. Its type is Gypospirifer nelsoni.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1976Gypospirifer Cooper and Grant p. 2209
2002Gypospirifer Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Gypospirifer Williams et al. p. 1799

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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()
familyTrigonotretidae
subfamilyNeospiriferinae
genusGypospirifer

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