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Orientospirifer

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Delthyrididae

Taxonomy
Orientospirifer is a genus. It is not extant.

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

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Orientospirifer Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Orientospirifer Williams et al. p. 1827

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderSpiriferida
suborderDelthyridinaIvanova 1972
superfamilyDelthyridoideaPhillips 1841
familyDelthyrididaeWaagen 1883
subfamilyHowellellinaeJohnson and Hou 1994
genusOrientospirifer

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