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Zeugopleura

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferinida - Dimegelasmidae

Taxonomy
Zeugopleura is a genus. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Zeugopleura Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Zeugopleura Williams et al. p. 1905

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Life
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
RankNameAuthor
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderSpiriferinidaIvanova 1972
suborderSpiriferinidinaIvanova 1972
superfamilySyringothyridoideaFrederiks 1926
familyDimegelasmidaeCarter 1994
genusZeugopleura

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