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Eucalathis

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Chlidonophoridae

Taxonomy
Eucalathis was named by Fischer and Oehlert (1890) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi R Sepkoski's reference number: 1. COMMENTS: Now reported from the Eocene (Cooper 1988) and Late Cretaceous (Kaim et al. 2010).]. It is extant. Its type is Terebratulina murrayi. It is the type genus of Eucalathinae.

It was assigned to Terebratulida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Eucalathinae by Cooper (1973), Williams et al. (2006), Dulai (2010) and Kaim et al. (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1890Eucalathis Fischer and Oehlert p. 72
1973Eucalathis Cooper p. 388
2002Eucalathis Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Eucalathis Williams et al. p. 2156
2010Eucalathis Dulai p. 24
2010Eucalathis Kaim et al. p. 77

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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
superfamilyCancellothyridoideaThomson 1926
familyChlidonophoridaeMuir-Wood 1959
subfamilyEucalathinaeMuir-Wood 1965
genusEucalathisFischer and Oehlert 1890

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