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Quinquelithes

Calyptoptomatida

Taxonomy
Quinquelithes was named by Syssoiev (1958) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm l Sepkoski's reference number: 1006].

It was assigned to Calyptoptomatida by Fisher (1962); and to Hyolithida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1958Quinquelithes Syssoiev p. 188
1962Quinquelithes Fisher p. 130
2002Quinquelithes Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
RankNameAuthor
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
orderCalyptoptomatidaFisher 1962
genusQuinquelithesSyssoiev 1958

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