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Macroscenella

Tergomya - Tryblidiida - Archaeophialidae

Taxonomy
Macroscenella was named by Wilson (1951) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Trep O Cara-l Sepkoski's reference number: 2]. It is not extant. Its type is Metoptoma superba.

It was assigned to Tryblidioida by Knight and Yochelson (1960); to Scenellidae by Runnegar and Jell (1976); to Mollusca by Yochelson (1994) and Sepkoski (2002); and to Archaeophialidae by Wagner (2017).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1951Macroscenella Wilson
1960Macroscenella Knight and Yochelson p. 80
1976Macroscenella Runnegar and Jell p. 117
1994Macroscenella Yochelson pp. 1252 - 1253
2002Macroscenella Sepkoski, Jr.
2017Macroscenella Wagner p. G463

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
RankNameAuthor
phylumMollusca
classTergomya
orderTryblidiida()
superfamilyKiringelloidea()
familyArchaeophialidae
genusMacroscenella

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