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Vitimetula

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferinida - Spondylospiridae

Taxonomy
Vitimetula is a genus. It is not extant.

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

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Vitimetula Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Vitimetula Williams et al. p. 1891

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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
superfamilySpondylospiroideaHoover 1991
familySpondylospiridae
subfamilySpondylospirinae
genusVitimetula

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