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Eospirigerina

Rhynchonellata - Atrypida - Atrypinidae

Taxonomy
Eospirigerina was named by Schuchert and Cooper (1930). It is the type genus of Plectatrypinae.

It was corrected as Eospirigerina by Villas and Cocks (1996) and Williams et al. (2002).

It was assigned to Atrypinae by Villas and Cocks (1996); and to Spirigerininae by Williams et al. (2002).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1930Eospirigerina Schuchert and Cooper pp. 90 - 91
1996Eospirigerina Villas and Cocks p. 586
2002Imbricatospira Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Neorhynchula Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Zanclorhyncha Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Eospirigerina Williams et al. p. 1429

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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
suborderAtrypidinaMoore 1952
superfamilyAtrypoideaGill 1871
familyAtrypinidaeMcEwan 1939
subfamilySpirigerininaeRzhonsnitskaya 1974
genusEospirigerinaSchuchert and Cooper 1930

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