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Zhejiangospirifer

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida - Choristitidae

Taxonomy
Zhejiangospirifer was named by Liang (1982) [Sepkoski's age data: P l Sepkoski's reference number: 881 in Wang et al.]. Its type is Zhejiangospirifer depressus.

It was assigned to Spiriferida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Tangshanellinae by Shen et al. (2003) and Williams et al. (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1982Zhejiangospirifer Liang p. 243
2002Zhejiangospirifer Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Zhejiangospirifer Shen et al. p. 242
2006Zhejiangospirifer Williams et al. p. 1786

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderSpiriferida
suborderSpiriferidina
superfamilySpiriferoidea()
familyChoristitidaeWaterhouse 1968
subfamilyTangshanellinaeCarter 1994
genusZhejiangospirifer

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