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Spiropunctifera

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferinida - Spiropunctiferidae

Taxonomy
Spiropunctifera is a genus. It is not extant. It is the type genus of Spiropunctiferidae.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Spiropunctifera Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Spiropunctifera Williams et al. p. 1913

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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
familySpiropunctiferidaeCarter 1994
genusSpiropunctifera

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