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Capillithyris

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Capillithyrididae

Taxonomy
Capillithyris is a genus. It is not extant. Its type is Terebratula capillata. It is the type genus of Capillithyrididae, Capillithyridinae.

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

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1983Capillarina Cooper p. 177
2002Capillarina Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Capillithyris Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Capillithyris Williams et al. p. 2071

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderTerebratulida
suborderTerebratulidina
superfamilyTerebratuloidea(Gray 1840)
familyCapillithyrididae
subfamilyCapillithyridinae
genusCapillithyris

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