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Platidia

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Platidiidae

Taxonomy
Platidia was named by Costa (1852) [Sepkoski's age data: K Sant-u R Sepkoski's reference number: 8,889]. It is extant. Its type is Orthis anomioides. It is the type genus of Platidiinae, Platidiidae, Platidioidea.

It was assigned to Terebratulida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Platidiinae by Williams et al. (2006) and Bitner and Müller (2017).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1852Platidia Costa
2002Platidia Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Platidia Williams et al. p. 2225
2017Platidia Bitner and Müller p. 222

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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
superfamilyPlatidioideaThomson 1927
familyPlatidiidaeThomson 1927
subfamilyPlatidiinaeThomson 1927
genusPlatidiaCosta 1852

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