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Sarganostega

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferinida - Sarganostegidae

Taxonomy
Sarganostega was named by Cooper and Grant (1969) [Sepkoski's age data: P Leon-l P Djhu Sepkoski's reference number: 7,538]. Its type is Sarganostega transversalis. It is the type genus of Sarganostegidae.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1969Sarganostega Cooper and Grant p. 15
2002Sarganostega Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Sarganostega Williams et al. p. 1920

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderSpiriferinidaIvanova 1972
suborderSpiriferinidinaIvanova 1972
superfamilyPennospiriferinoideaDagys 1972
familySarganostegidae
genusSarganostega

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