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Madoia

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferinida - Mentzeliidae

Taxonomy
Madoia was named by Sun and Ye (1982) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr m Sepkoski's reference number: 881]. Its type is Madoia rostrata. It is the type genus of Madoinae.

It was assigned to Spiriferida by Sepkoski (2002); to Mentzeliinae by Williams et al. (2006); and to Madoinae by He and Chen (2016).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1982Madoia Sun and Ye
2002Madoia Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Madoia Williams et al. p. 1935
2016Madoia He and Chen p. 976

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderSpiriferinidaIvanova 1972
suborderSpiriferinidinaIvanova 1972
superfamilySpiriferinoideaDavidson 1884
familyMentzeliidaeDagys 1974
subfamilyMadoinae
genusMadoia

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