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Thecospirella

Rhynchonellata - Thecideida - Thecospirellidae

Taxonomy
Thecospirella was named by Bittner (1900) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Carn Sepkoski's reference number: 1066]. It is the type genus of Thecospirellidae.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1900Thecospirella Bittner
2002Thecospirella Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Thecospirella Williams et al. p. 1944

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
RankNameAuthor
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderThecideidaPajaud 1970
superfamilyThecospiroideaBittner 1890
familyThecospirellidaeDagys 1972
genusThecospirellaBittner 1900

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