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Nerthebrochus

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Sellithyrididae

Taxonomy
Nerthebrochus was named by Cooper (1983) [Sepkoski's age data: K u Sepkoski's reference number: 882]. Its type is Terebratula robertoni. It is the type genus of Nerthebrochinae.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1983Nerthebrochus Cooper p. 207
2002Nerthebrochus Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Nerthebrochus Williams et al. p. 2066

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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
superfamilyTerebratuloidea(Gray 1840)
familySellithyrididaeMuir - Wood 1965
subfamilyNerthebrochinae
genusNerthebrochus

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