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Alaskospira

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Reticulariidae

Taxonomy
Alaskospira was named by Kirk and Amsden (1952) [Sepkoski's age data: S Ldov-u S u Sepkoski's reference number: 1,538]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Spiriferacea by Kirk and Amsden (1952); to Spiriferida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Obesariinae by Williams et al. (2006).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1952Alaskospira Kirk and Amsden
2002Alaskospira Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Proreticularia Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Alaskospira Williams et al. p. 1857

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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
superfamilyReticularioidea
familyReticulariidaeWaagen 1883
subfamilyObesariinaeGourvennec 1994
genusAlaskospira

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