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Plectatrypa

Rhynchonellata - Atrypida - Atrypidae

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

It was corrected as Plectatrypa by Mitchell (1977) and Sepkoski (2002).

It was assigned to Carinatininae by Bassett and Cocks (1974) and Mitchell (1977); to Atrypidae by Jin and Chatterton (1997); and to Atrypida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1930Plectatrypa Schuchert and Cooper pp. 90 - 91
1974Plectatrypa Bassett and Cocks
1977Plectatrypa Mitchell
1997Plectatrypa Jin and Chatterton
2002Plectatrypa Sepkoski, Jr.

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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
familyAtrypidaeGill 1871
subfamilyCarinatininaeRzhonsnitskaya 1960
genusPlectatrypaSchuchert 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