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Goniothyris

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida

Taxonomy
Goniothyris was named by Buckman (1917) [Sepkoski's age data: J Toar J Bajo-l Sepkoski's reference number: 872,1093]. Its type is Terebratula gravida. It is the type genus of Goniothyridinae.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1917Goniothyris Buckman p. 117
2002Goniothyris Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Goniothyris Williams et al. p. 2130

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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
superfamilyLoboidothyridoideaMakridin 1964
subfamilyGoniothyridinaeTchorszhevsky 1971
genusGoniothyris

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