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Kikaithyris

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Frenulinidae

Taxonomy
Kikaithyris is a genus. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Kikaithyris Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Kikaithyris Williams et al. p. 2209

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderTerebratulida
suborderTerebratellidinaMuir-Wood 1955
superfamilyLaqueoideaThomson 1927
familyFrenulinidaeHatai 1938
subfamilyPictothyridinaeYabe and Hatai 1941
genusKikaithyris

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