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Rorespirifer

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Crassumbidae

Taxonomy
Rorespirifer was named by Waterhouse and Piyasin (1970) [Sepkoski's age data: P Guad Sepkoski's reference number: 538]. Its type is Rorespirifer ruinosus.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1970Rorespirifer Waterhouse and Piyasin p. 156
2002Rorespirifer Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Rorespirifer Williams et al. p. 1758

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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
superfamilyMartinioidea
familyCrassumbidae
genusRorespirifer

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