Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Obesaria

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Reticulariidae

Taxonomy
Obesaria is a genus. It is not extant. It is the type genus of Obesariinae.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Obesaria Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Obesaria Williams et al. p. 1857

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderSpiriferida
suborderDelthyridinaIvanova 1972
superfamilyReticularioidea
familyReticulariidaeWaagen 1883
subfamilyObesariinaeGourvennec 1994
genusObesaria

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