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Discina

Lingulata - Lingulida - Disciniidae

Taxonomy
Discina was named by Lamarck. It is the type genus of Disciniidae.

It was assigned to Lingulida by Kirchner (1933); and to Disciniidae by Williams et al. (2000).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1933Discina Kirchner p. 91
2000Discina Williams et al. p. 86

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
RankNameAuthor
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumLinguliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classLingulataGorjansky and Popov 1985
orderLingulidaWaagen 1885
superfamilyDiscinoidea(Gray 1840)
familyDisciniidae(Gray 1840)
genusDiscinaLamarck

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