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Phormograptus

Pterobranchia - Bireclinata - Lasiograptidae

Taxonomy
Phormograptus was named by Whittington (1955) [Sepkoski's age data: O Cara-u O Ashg-m Sepkoski's reference number: 981]. It was considered unknown by Mitchell et al. (2007).

It was assigned to Graptoloidea by Sepkoski (2002); and to Lasiograptidae by Mitchell et al. (2007) and Maletz (2014).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1955Phormograptus Whittington
2002Phormograptus Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Phormograptus Mitchell et al.
2014Phormograptus Maletz p. 512

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumHemichordataBateson 1885
classPterobranchiaLankester 1877
classGraptolithina(Bronn 1849)
Graptoloida
RankNameAuthor
Eugraptoloida
Reclinata
superorderPanbireclinata
orderBireclinata
infraorderAxonophora(Frech 1897)
suborderDiplograptina(Lapworth 1880)
familyLasiograptidaeLapworth 1879
genusPhormograptusWhittington 1955

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