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Platyorthinae

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Rhipidomellidae

Taxonomy
Platyorthinae was named by Harper et al. (1969). It is not extant.

It was assigned to Rhipidomellidae by Harper et al. (1969).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1969Platyorthinae Harper et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderOrthidaSchuchert and Cooper 1932
suborderDalmanellidinaMoore 1952
superfamilyDalmanelloideaSchuchert 1913
familyRhipidomellidaeSchuchert 1913
subfamilyPlatyorthinaeHarper et al. 1969
subfamilyPlatyorthinaeHarper et al. 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