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Kaplex

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Stringocephalidae

Taxonomy
Kaplex is a genus. It is not extant. It is the type genus of Kaplexinae.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Kaplex Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Kaplex Williams et al. p. 2000

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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
superfamilyStringocephaloideaKing 1850
familyStringocephalidaeKing 1850
subfamilyKaplexinaeSun and Boucot 1999
genusKaplex

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