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Australiarcula

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Bouchardiidae

Taxonomy
Australiarcula was named by Elliott (1960) [Sepkoski's age data: K Albi Sepkoski's reference number: 1,2]. Its type is Australiarcula artesiana.

It was assigned to Terebratulida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Bouchardiidae by Williams et al. (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1960Australiarcula Elliott p. 26
2002Australiarcula Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Australiarcula Williams et al. p. 2223

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderTerebratulida
suborderTerebratellidinaMuir-Wood 1955
superfamilyBouchardioideaAllan 1940
familyBouchardiidaeAllan 1940
genusAustraliarcula

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