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Swantonia

Obolellata - Naukatida - Naukatidae

Taxonomy
Swantonia is a genus. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2000Swantonia Williams et al. p. 207
2002Swantonia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
RankNameAuthor
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classObolellata
orderNaukatidaPopov and Tikhonov 1990
superfamilyNaukatoideaPopov and Tikhonov 1990
familyNaukatidaePopov and Tikhonov 1990
genusSwantonia

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