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Zittelina

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida - Kingenidae

Taxonomy
Zittelina was named by Rollier (1919) [Sepkoski's age data: K Barr Sepkoski's reference number: 1066]. Its type is Terebratula orbis.

It was assigned to Terebratulida by Sepkoski (2002) and Kiessling (2003); and to Kingeninae by Williams et al. (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1919Zittelina Rollier
2002Zittelina Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Zittelina Kiessling
2006Zittelina Williams et al. p. 2192

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderTerebratulida
suborderTerebratellidinaMuir-Wood 1955
superfamilyKingenoideaElliott 1948
familyKingenidaeElliott 1948
subfamilyKingeninaeElliott 1948
genusZittelinaRollier 1919

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