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Qingyenia

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferinida - Lepismatinidae

Taxonomy
Qingyenia was named by Yang and Xu (1966) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Anis Sepkoski's reference number: 538]. Its type is Qingyenia spinosa.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1966Qingyenia Yang and Xu p. 50
2002Qingyenia Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Qingyenia Williams et al. p. 1929

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Life
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderSpiriferinidaIvanova 1972
suborderSpiriferinidinaIvanova 1972
superfamilyPennospiriferinoideaDagys 1972
familyLepismatinidae
subfamilyDispiriferininaeCarter 1994
genusQingyenia

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