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Mongolospira

Rhynchonellata - Athyridida - Mongolospiridae

Taxonomy
Mongolospira is a genus. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Mongolospira Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Mongolospira Williams et al. p. 1596

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderAthyrididaBoucot et al. 1964
suborderRetziidinaBoucot et al. 1964
superfamilyMongolospiroideaAlekseeva 1981
familyMongolospiridaeAlekseeva 1981
genusMongolospira

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