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Gwynia

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida

Taxonomy
Gwynia was named by King (1859) [Sepkoski's age data: T Dani-l R Sepkoski's reference number: 8]. It is extant. Its type is Gwynia capsula. It is the type genus of Gwynioidea.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1859Gwynia King
2002Gwynia Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Gwynia Williams et al. p. 2247

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
RankNameAuthor
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderTerebratulida
suborderGwyniidina
superfamilyGwynioidea
genusGwyniaKing 1859

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