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Smittina perforata

Gymnolaemata - Cheilostomata - Smittinidae

Taxonomy
Smittina perforata was named by Canu and Bassler (1935). Its type specimen is U.S.N.M. no. 85868 and is a 3D body fossil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1935Smittina perforata Canu and Bassler p. 37 figs. Plate 7, fig. 3

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Polyzoa
phylumBryozoaEhrenberg 1831
classGymnolaemataAllman 1856
RankNameAuthor
orderCheilostomataBusk 1859
suborderNeocheilostominad'Hondt 1985
infraorderAscophorina(Levinsen 1909)
Lepraliomorpha(Gordon 1989)
superfamilySmittinoideaLevinsen 1909
familySmittinidaeLevinsen 1909
genusSmittinaNorman 1903
speciesperforata

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