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Rugosothyris

Rhynchonellata - Terebratulida

Taxonomy
Rugosothyris was named by Zhang (1987) [Sepkoski's age data: D l]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1987Rugosothyris Zhang
2002Rugosothyris Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Rugosothyris Williams et al. p. 2250

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
RankNameAuthor
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderTerebratulida
genusRugosothyrisZhang 1987

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