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Muirwoodella

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Muirwoodellidae

Taxonomy
Muirwoodella was named by Tchorzhevsky (1974) [Sepkoski's age data: J Bajo-u Sepkoski's reference number: 882]. It is the type genus of Muirwoodellinae, Muirwoodellidae.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1974Muirwoodella Tchorzhevsky p. 52
2002Muirwoodella Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Muirwoodella Williams et al. p. 2106

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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
familyMuirwoodellidae
subfamilyMuirwoodellinae
genusMuirwoodella

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