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Mametothyris

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Mametothyrididae

Taxonomy
Mametothyris was named by Smirnova (1969) [Sepkoski's age data: K Barr K Albi-u Sepkoski's reference number: 882]. It is not extant. Its type is Mametothyris mametica. It is the type genus of Mametothyrididae.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1969Mametothyris Smirnova
2002Mametothyris Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Mametothyris Williams et al. p. 2124

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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
familyMametothyrididae
genusMametothyrisSmirnova 1969

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