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Strophopleura

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Strophopleuridae

Taxonomy
Strophopleura is a genus. It is not extant. It is the type genus of Strophopleurinae, Strophopleuridae.

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

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Strophopleura Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Strophopleura Williams et al. p. 1812

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Life
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderSpiriferida
suborderSpiriferidina
superfamilyPaeckelmanelloideaIvanova 1972
familyStrophopleuridaeCarter 1974
subfamilyStrophopleurinaeCarter 1974
genusStrophopleura

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