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Pleurelasma

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Pseudodielasmatidae

Taxonomy
Pleurelasma was named by Cooper and Grant (1976) [Sepkoski's age data: P Guad-u Sepkoski's reference number: 7]. Its type is Pleurelasma costatum.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1976Pleurelasma Cooper and Grant p. 2922
2002Pleurelasma Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Pleurelasma Williams et al. p. 2045

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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
superfamilyDielasmatoideaSchuchert 1913
familyPseudodielasmatidae
genusPleurelasma

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