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Katastrophomena (Costistrophomena) magna

Strophomenata - Strophomenida - Strophomenidae

Taxonomy
Katastrophomena (Costistrophomena) magna was named by Cocks (2005) [Katastrophomena (Costistrophomena)? magna]. Its type specimen is BC 58237 (incomplete dorsal valve) and is not a trace fossil. Its type locality is Osmundsberget Quarry, Boda Limestone Fm., which is in a Katian/Hirnantian reef, buildup or bioherm limestone in the Boda Limestone Formation of Sweden.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
2005Katastrophomena (Costistrophomena) magna Cocks p. 253 figs. pl. 2 f. 10-11; pl. 3 f. 1-2

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
RankNameAuthor
classStrophomenataWilliams et al 1996
orderStrophomenidaOpik 1934
superfamilyStrophomenoideaKing 1846
familyStrophomenidaeKing 1846
subfamilyFurcitellinaeWilliams 1965
genusKatastrophomenaCocks 1968
subgenusCostistrophomena(Sheehan 1987)
speciesmagna

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