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Rocheithyris

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Loboidothyrididae

Taxonomy
Rocheithyris was named by Almeras (1970) [Sepkoski's age data: J Bajo-u J Bath-l Sepkoski's reference number: 882]. Its type is Rocheithyris curvata.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1970Rocheithyris Almeras p. 345
2002Rocheithyris Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Rocheithyris Williams et al. p. 2089

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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
superfamilyLoboidothyridoideaMakridin 1964
familyLoboidothyrididae
subfamilyCererithyridinae
genusRocheithyris

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