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Dictyonema

Pterobranchia - Dendroidea - Dendrograptidae

Taxonomy
Dictyonema was named by Hall (1851) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Dres-u C Serp-l Sepkoski's reference number: 2,931]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Dendroidea by Sepkoski (2002); and to Dendrograptidae by Maletz (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1851Dictyonema Hall
2002Dictyonema Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Dictyonema Maletz p. 225

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Life
Ambulacraria
RankNameAuthor
phylumHemichordataBateson 1885
classPterobranchiaLankester 1877
classGraptolithina(Bronn 1849)
orderDendroideaNicholson 1872
familyDendrograptidaeRoemer 1897
genusDictyonemaHall 1851

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