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Parakingena

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Laqueidae

Taxonomy
Parakingena was named by Sun (1981) [Sepkoski's age data: K l Sepkoski's reference number: ZR81]. Its type is Parakingena xizangensis. It is the type genus of Parakingeninae.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1981Parakingena Sun p. 250
2002Parakingena Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Parakingena Williams et al. p. 2203

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderTerebratulida
suborderTerebratellidinaMuir-Wood 1955
superfamilyLaqueoideaThomson 1927
familyLaqueidaeThomson 1927
subfamilyParakingeninae
genusParakingena

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