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Mehlina

Conodonta - Ozarkodinida - Polygnathidae

Taxonomy
Mehlina was named by Youngquist (1945) [Sepkoski's age data: D Fras-l C Tour-l Sepkoski's reference number: 800,867].

It was assigned to Spathognathodontidae by Savage (1995); to Conodontophorida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Polygnathidae by Donoghue et al. (2008).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1945Mehlina Youngquist
1995Mehlina Savage p. 554
2002Mehlina Sepkoski, Jr.
2008Mehlina Donoghue et al. pp. f. 13

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
RankNameAuthor
classConodontaEichenberg 1930
PrioniodontidaDzik 1976
orderOzarkodinidaDzik 1976
suborderOzarkodininaDzik 1976
superfamilyPolygnathaceaBassler 1925
familyPolygnathidaeBassler 1925
genusMehlinaYoungquist 1945

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