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Rhapdopleura

Pterobranchia -

Taxonomy
Rhapdopleura was named by Allman (1869) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm uMid R Sepkoski's reference number: 1059]. It is extant. It was considered unknown by Mitchell et al. (2013).

It was assigned to Rhabdopleurida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Graptolithina by Mitchell et al. (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1869Rhapdopleura Allman p. 58
2002Rhapdopleura Sepkoski, Jr.
2013Rhapdopleura Mitchell et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
RankNameAuthor
phylumHemichordataBateson 1885
classPterobranchiaLankester 1877
classGraptolithina(Bronn 1849)
genusRhapdopleuraAllman 1869

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