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Kraussina

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Kraussinidae

Taxonomy
Kraussina was named by Davidson (1859) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-u R]. It is extant. It is the type genus of Kraussinidae.

It was assigned to Brachiopoda by Kensley (1972); to Terebratulida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Kraussinidae by Williams et al. (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1859Kraussina Davidson
1972Kraussina Kensley p. 185
2002Kraussina Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Kraussina Williams et al. p. 2245

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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
superfamilyKraussinoideaDall 1870
familyKraussinidaeDall 1870
genusKraussinaDavidson 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