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Tetraserpula

Polychaeta - Serpulimorpha

Taxonomy
Tetraserpula was named by Parsch (1956) [Sepkoski's age data: J Bajo-u K Maes-u Sepkoski's reference number: 368. Tetraserpula was created as a subgenus by Parsch in order to differentiate between fossil serpulids. It is in fact a parataxon]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Serpulimorpha by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1956Tetraserpula Parsch pp. 223-227
2002Tetraserpula Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Trochozoa
RankNameAuthor
Eutrochozoa
phylumAnnelidaLamarck 1809
classPolychaetaGrube 1850
orderSerpulimorpha
genusTetraserpula

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