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Parachoristites

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Choristitidae

Taxonomy
Parachoristites was named by Barchatova (1968) [Sepkoski's age data: C Bash-l P Asse Sepkoski's reference number: 1200]. Its type is Parachoristites volongaensis.

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

Species
P. carus, P. volongaensis (type species)
Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1968Parachoristites Barchatova p. 164
2002Parachoristites Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Parachoristites Williams et al. p. 1786

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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
superfamilySpiriferoidea()
familyChoristitidaeWaterhouse 1968
subfamilyChoristitinaeWaterhouse 1968
genusParachoristites

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