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Athyrorhynchia

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida

Taxonomy
Athyrorhynchia was named by Xu and Liu (1983) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr m Sepkoski's reference number: 881]. Its type is Athyrorhynchia athyroformis.

It was assigned to Terebratulida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Dielasmatoidea by Williams et al. (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1983Athyrorhynchia Xu and Liu p. 91
2002Athyrorhynchia Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Athyrorhynchia Williams et al. p. 2801

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
RankNameAuthor
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderTerebratulida
suborderTerebratulidina
superfamilyDielasmatoideaSchuchert 1913
genusAthyrorhynchia

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