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Melanostrophus

Pterobranchia - Stolonoidea

Taxonomy
Melanostrophus is a genus. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Stolonoidea by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Melanostrophus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
RankNameAuthor
phylumHemichordataBateson 1885
classPterobranchiaLankester 1877
classGraptolithina(Bronn 1849)
orderStolonoideaKozlowski 1938
genusMelanostrophus

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