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Rhynchonellata -

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1996Rhynchonellata Williams et al.
1999Rhynchonellata Chen and Shi
2000Rhynchonellata Williams et al.
2001Rhynchonellata Carlson p. 1111
2002Rhynchonellata Feldman p. 37
2003Rhynchonellata Benedetto
2007Rhynchonellata Zuykov and Harper
2008Rhynchonellata Zuykov et al.
2010Rhynchonellata Kaim et al. p. 76
2011Rhynchonellata Hansen and Holmer
2014Rhynchonellata Jakobsen et al.
2017Rhynchonellata Liljeroth et al.

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EubilateriaAx 1987
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996
classRhynchonellataWilliams et al. 1996

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.

No diagnoses are available
No measurements are available
Composition: low Mg calcitep
Locomotion: stationaryp
Attached: yesp
Life habit: low-level epifaunalp
Diet: suspension feederp
Vision: blindc
Created: 2010-02-15 04:48:06
Modified: 2010-02-15 06:48:06
Source: c = class, p = phylum
Reference: Aberhan et al. 2004

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Atdabanian to the top of the Holocene or 520.00000 to 0.00000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 516.0 Ma

Collections (33479 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Cambrian541.0 - 485.4USA (Pennsylvania) Eoorthis indianola (156649)
Cambrian541.0 - 485.4Norway (Eiker) Eoorthis sp. (194125 194126)
Cambrian541.0 - 485.4Sweden (Östergötland) Archaeorthis sp. (191156 191159)
Cambrian541.0 - 485.4USA (Montana) Apheoorthis sp. (258)
Caerfai530.0 - 513.0Jordan Psiloria alata (86710) Psiloria alta, Psiloria dayi (7823) Psiloria dayi (86709)
Caerfai530.0 - 513.0USA (Vermont) Wimanella sp. (191)
Atdabanian520.0 - 516.0China (Yunnan) Wangyuia yunnanensis (90135 90137)
Duyunian516.0 - 513.0China (Anhui) Wimanella sp. (125434)
Dyeran516.0 - 513.0USA (Nevada) Wimanella sp. (8665)
Dyeran516.0 - 513.0USA (Vermont) Wimanella orientalis (121235)
Dyeran516.0 - 513.0USA (California) Nisusia argenta (203344)
Lenian516.0 - 513.0Israel Glyptoria glypta, Israelaria parnesi (86718) Glyptoria glypta, Leioria bentori (86716) Glyptoria glypta, Leioria bentori, Leioria elongata (86717) Glyptoria glypta, Leioria elongata (86715) Glyptoria glypta, Psiloria pauperata (86719 86720) Israelaria parnesi (86722)
Lenian516.0 - 513.0Israel ((southern) Negev) Glyptoria glypta, Israelaria parnesi, Psiloria pauperata, Leioria bentori, Leioria elongata (7822)
Lenian516.0 - 513.0Morocco Bohemiella a (9800) Saesorthis simplicissima (9793 9801 9805)
Lenian516.0 - 513.0Kyrgyzstan Jamesella sp. (81268)
Nangaoian516.0 - 513.0China (Xinjiang) Israelaria sp. (49494)
Nangaoian516.0 - 513.0China (Yunnan) Wangyuia yunnanensis (132330 194140 194141 194153 194155 194161 194162 194163)
Ordian516.0 - 513.0Australia (Northern Territory) Orthida indet., Bohemiella sp., Syntrophiidae indet. (203)
Amgan513.0 - 505.0Norway (Rogaland) Orthida indet. (76545)
Amgan513.0 - 505.0Czech Republic (Bohemia) Bohemiella romingeri (67709) Brahimorthis sp. (67708)