Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Zellania

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Dispheniidae

Taxonomy
Zellania was named by Moore (1855) [Sepkoski's age data: J Aale Sepkoski's reference number: 1]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Terebratulida by Sepkoski (2002); to Gwynioidea by Williams et al. (2006); and to Albasphinae by Halamski et al. (2016).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1855Zellania Moore
2002Zellania Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Zellania Williams et al. p. 2247
2016Zellania Halamski et al. p. 565

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderTerebratulida
suborderTerebratellidinaMuir-Wood 1955
superfamilyZeillerioideaAllan 1940
familyDispheniidae
subfamilyAlbasphinae
genusZellaniaMoore 1855

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