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Lychnothyris

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Plectoconchidae

Taxonomy
Lychnothyris was named by Voros (1983) [Sepkoski's age data: J Plie Sepkoski's reference number: 881]. It is not extant. Its type is Terebratula rotzoana.

It was assigned to Terebratulida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Plectoconchidae by Baeza-Carratalá (2011).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1983Lychnothyris Voros
2002Lychnothyris Sepkoski, Jr.
2011Lychnothyris Baeza-Carratalá p. 352

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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
familyPlectoconchidaeDagys 1974
genusLychnothyrisVoros 1983

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