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Megapleuronia

Chileata - Dictyonellida - Isogrammidae

Taxonomy
Megapleuronia is a genus. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Isogrammidae by Williams et al. (2000); and to Articulata by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2000Megapleuronia Williams et al. p. 200
2002Megapleuronia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
RankNameAuthor
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classChileataWilliams et al. 1996
orderDictyonellidaCooper 1956
superfamilyEichwaldioideaSchuchert 1893
familyIsogrammidaeSchuchert 1929
genusMegapleuronia

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