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Pygope

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Pygopidae

Taxonomy
Pygope was named by Link (1830) [Sepkoski's age data: J Kimm-u K Barr-l Sepkoski's reference number: 448,776]. It is the type genus of Pygopidae, Pygopinae.

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

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1830Pygope Link
1851Antinomia Catullo
2002Antinomia Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Pygope Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Pygope Williams et al. p. 2140

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Life
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderTerebratulida
suborderTerebratulidina
superfamilyDyscolioideaFischer and Oehlert 1891
familyPygopidae(Boulenger 1884)
subfamilyPygopinaeMuir-Wood 1965
genusPygopeLink 1830

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