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Platystrophia extensa

Rhynchonellata - Orthida - Platystrophiidae

Taxonomy
Platystrophia extensa was named by McEwan (1920). Its type specimen is USNM 66102, a shell, and it is a 3D body fossil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1920Platystrophia extensa McEwan p. 410 figs. pl. 42, fig. 39-41

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
orderOrthidaSchuchert and Cooper 1932
suborderOrthidinaSchuchert and Cooper 1932
superfamilyPlectorthoideaSchuchert and Le Vene 1929
familyPlatystrophiidaeSchuchert 1929
genusPlatystrophia
speciesextensaMcEwan 1920

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