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Reeftonella

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Meganterididae

Taxonomy
Reeftonella is a genus. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Reeftonella Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Reeftonella Williams et al. p. 2011

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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
superfamilyStringocephaloideaKing 1850
familyMeganterididaeSchuchert and LeVene 1929
subfamilyMeganteridinaeSchuchert and LeVene 1929
genusReeftonella

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