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Davidsonia

Rhynchonellata - Atrypida - Davidsoniidae

Taxonomy
Davidsonia was named by Bouchard-Chantereaux (1849) [Sepkoski's age data: D Emsi-u D Give-u Sepkoski's reference number: 1228]. It is not extant. Its type is Davidsonia verneuillii. It is the type genus of Davidsoniidae.

It was assigned to Atrypida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Davidsoniidae by Williams et al. (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1849Davidsonia Bouchard-Chantereaux
2002Davidsonia Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Davidsonia Williams et al. p. 1444

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderAtrypidaRzhonsnitskaya 1960
suborderDavidsoniidinaCopper 1996
superfamilyDavidsonioideaKing 1850
familyDavidsoniidaeKing 1850
genusDavidsoniaBouchard-Chantereaux 1849

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