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Sacothyropsis

Rhynchonellata - Rhynchonellida

Taxonomy
Sacothyropsis was named by Chen and Rao (1986) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr u Sepkoski's reference number: 881]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1986Sacothyropsis Chen and Rao
2002Sacothyropsis Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Sacothyropsis Williams et al. p. 1370

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
RankNameAuthor
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderRhynchonellidaKuhn 1949
genusSacothyropsisChen and Rao 1986

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