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Meristorygma

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Brachythyrididae

Taxonomy
Meristorygma is a genus. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Meristorygma Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Meristorygma Williams et al. p. 1821

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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
superfamilyBrachythyridoideaFrederiks 1924
familyBrachythyrididaeFredericks 1924
genusMeristorygma

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