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Goliathyris

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida

Taxonomy
Goliathyris was named by Feldman and Owen (1988) [Sepkoski's age data: J Call-u Sepkoski's reference number: 881]. It is not extant. Its type is Goliathyris lewyi.

It was assigned to Terebratulacea by Feldman and Owen (1988); to Terebratulida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Terebratulidina by Williams et al. (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1988Goliathyris Feldman and Owen
2002Goliathyris Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Goliathyris Williams et al. p. 2161

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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
genusGoliathyris

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