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Yalongia

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferinida - Balatonospiridae

Taxonomy
Yalongia was named by Xu and Liu (1983) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr m Sepkoski's reference number: 881]. Its type is Yalongia angulocostata. It is the type genus of Yalongiinae.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1983Yalongia Xu and Liu p. 112
2002Yalongia Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Yalongia Williams et al. p. 1921

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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
familyBalatonospiridaeDagys 1974
subfamilyYalongiinaeCarter 1994
genusYalongia

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