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Suessia

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferinida - Suessiidae

Taxonomy
Suessia was named by Below (1987) [Sepkoski's age data: J Plie-u Sepkoski's reference number: 1066]. It is not extant. It is the type genus of Suessiidae.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1987Suessia Below
2002Suessia Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Suessia Williams et al. p. 1890

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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
suborderCyrtinidinaCarter and Johnson 1994
superfamilySuessioideaWaagen 1883
familySuessiidaeWaagen 1883
genusSuessiaBelow 1987

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