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Spiriferella

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Spiriferellidae

Taxonomy
Spiriferina (Spiriferella) was named by Tschernyschew (1902) [Sepkoski's age data: C Vise-l P Dora Sepkoski's reference number: 417,1066,1142].

It was Spirifer (Spiriferella) by Reed (1944); it was reranked as Spiriferella by Sepkoski (2002), Shen et al. (2003) and Williams et al. (2006).

It was assigned to Spiriferina by Tschernyschew (1902); to Spirifer by Reed (1944); to Spiriferida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Spiriferellidae by Shen et al. (2003) and Williams et al. (2006).

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1902Spiriferina (Spiriferella) Tschernyschew
1944Spirifer (Spiriferella) Reed p. 209
2002Spiriferella Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Spiriferella Shen et al. p. 81
2006Spiriferella Williams et al. p. 1805

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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()
familySpiriferellidaeWaterhouse 1968
genusSpiriferella()

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