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Platystrophia pogrebovi

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Platystrophiidae

Platystrophia pogrebovi was named by Zuykov and Harper (2007) [= 1837 Spirifer lynx (Eichwald); Buch, p. 44. = 1840 Spirifer lynx (Eichwald); Eichwald, p. 32 (pars). = 1845 Spirifer lynx Eichwald; Verneuil, p. 136, pl. III, fig. 4а non 3a,b; ?4b. = 1861 Platystrophia lynx Eichwald; Eichwald, p. 232. = 1884 Platystrophia lynx Eichwald; Kiesow, p. 45, pl. II, fig. 13. = 1890 Platystrophia biforata var. lynx Eichwald; Gagel, p. 36, pl. III, fig. 3a–c non 3d. = 1951 Platystrophia lynx Eichwald; Alikhova, p. 16, pl. I, figs 10, 11. = 1953 Platystrophia lynx lynx Eichwald; Alikhova, p. 25, pl. I, figs 6–8. = 1954 Platystrophia lynx lynx Eichwald; Alikhova et al., p. 22, pl. XII, figs 1–4. = 1969 Platystrophia lynx lynx Eichwald; Alikhova, p. 19, pl. I, figs 4–6.]. Its type specimen is CNIGR 5/13126, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2007Platystrophia pogrebovi Zuykov and Harper pp. 26-27 figs. Plate 1, figures 14-21; Table 4

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EubilateriaAx 1987
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderOrthidaSchuchert and Cooper 1932
suborderOrthidinaSchuchert and Cooper 1932
superfamilyPlectorthoideaSchuchert and Le Vene 1929
familyPlatystrophiidaeSchuchert 1929

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.

M. A. Zuykov and D. A. T. Harper 2007Large Platystrophia species with swollen flanks; subrectangular or trapezoidal in outline; ventral sulcus wide and deep, with three costae; dorsal fold high, with four costae.
No measurements are available
Composition: low Mg calcitep
Entire body: yesg
Adult length: 10 to < 100g
Adult width: 10 to < 100g
Locomotion: stationaryg
Attached: yesg
Life habit: epifaunalg
Diet: suspension feederg
Vision: blindc
Created: 2009-04-13 09:55:46
Modified: 2009-07-20 15:28:02
Source: g = genus, c = class, p = phylum
References: Aberhan et al. 2004, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Johvi to the top of the Idavere or 457.50000 to 455.80000 Ma

Collections (3 total)

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Idavere460.9 - 455.8Russian Federation Platystrophia pogrebovi (160532)
Keila - Oandu460.9 - 452.0Sweden (Dalarne) Platystrophia pogrebovi (73411)
Johvi457.5 - 449.5Estonia (Lääne-Viru) Platystrophia pogrebovi (87269)