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Megerlina

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Kraussinidae

Taxonomy
Megerlina was named by Deslongchamps (1884) [Sepkoski's age data: T Ng R]. It is extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1884Megerlina Deslongchamps
2002Megerlina Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Megerlina Williams et al. p. 2245

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Life
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
RankNameAuthor
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderTerebratulida
suborderTerebratellidinaMuir-Wood 1955
superfamilyKraussinoideaDall 1870
familyKraussinidaeDall 1870
genusMegerlinaDeslongchamps 1884

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