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Oxopleciidae

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Oxopleciidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1990Oxopleciidae Havlicek and Storch p. 60

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderOrthidaSchuchert and Cooper 1932
suborderOrthidinaSchuchert and Cooper 1932
superfamilyTriplesiaceaSchuchert 1913
familyOxopleciidae
familyOxopleciidae

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
V. Havlicek and P. Storch 1990Triplesiacea with costate or costellate shell; concentric rugellae or lamellae usually present