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Decoritheca

Orthothecida - Novitatidae

Taxonomy
Decoritheca was named by Syssoiev (1968) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm l Cm Fran Sepkoski's reference number: 731].

It was assigned to Novitatidae by Malinky (1990); and to Hyolithomorpha by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1968Decoritheca Syssoiev
1990Decoritheca Malinky p. 229
2002Decoritheca Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
RankNameAuthor
Lophophorata
phylumHyolitha
orderOrthothecida
familyNovitatidaeSysoyev 1968
genusDecorithecaSyssoiev 1968

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